High School Math Teacher, Teach New Visions
New Visions for Public Schools
About the organization
New Visions for Public Schools is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to the improvement of public education in New York City. Today, we support over 1,050 public schools and thousands of teachers, serving 700,000 students, in their most critical work: deciding what and how to teach, helping keep students on track to graduation and preparing students for success beyond high school. New Visions directly manages a network of 10 charter high schools across the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens.
What You’ll Do
You’ll help pupils develop critical-thinking abilities by gaining an understanding of mathematics concepts and practices. You’ll use both formal and informal assessment data about student thinking to inform instruction. You’ll use an inquiry-driven approach to support student success on mathematics Regents examinations. You’ll attend professional development workshops and meet with colleagues to collaboratively analyze data and plan an instructional response.
Who You Are
You’re a dedicated educator who is committed to serving students from all backgrounds. You approach learning via a growth mindset and have a proven track record of engaging students. You are reflective, seek and effectively apply feedback, and strive to learn from those around you. You make informed decisions about lesson planning based on data and have demonstrated success in tailoring instruction to the needs of diverse learners. You work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals and are passionate about the mission of New Visions.
Why New Visions?
You can expect to receive enhanced instructional support, a range of professional development opportunities, access to flexible data tools, and the opportunity to be part of a passionate team of colleagues. You’ll be empowered to meet each of your student’s needs through a collaborative and innovative learning environment. And most importantly, you’ll continue to inspire and make a difference in students’ lives.
Salary commensurate upon experience
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