Website Plato Academy

private school

Plato Academy is seeking an Early Childhood Kindergarten/1st Grade Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant must have experience working with young children and understand and embrace progressive education. Position available immediately.

Perfect position for a creative and energized teacher of young children.

Plato Academy is a preK- 8th grade classical school committed to helping students become successful life-long learners with a strong sense of personal and social responsibility.

Plato Academy believes that students must be active participants in their own learning and provides a truly constructivist learning environment where problem solving and creative thinking is valued. Plato Academy is a Progressive Education Network partner school.

Our fully integrated curriculum focuses on the 21st century skills of creativity, collaboration, communication and critical thinking.

A Plato Academy educator will:

– Design and implement a project approach curriculum that promotes authentic learning experiences.

– Have a sense of humor!

– Collaborate with fellow educators to differentiate curriculum for all students

– Provide an inviting, exciting learning environment

– Understand and embrace constructivist theory

We are looking for a teacher who:

– Believes that every child can learn

– Has an understanding of developmentally appropriate practice and constructivism

– Has a commitment to his/her own learning and professional development experience

– Understands that family involvement is integral to student success

– Has experience with children and a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education

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Job Type: Full-time Contract begins August 2019 but co-teaching for the position starts immediately and runs until June 1 with opportunity for Summer camp employment

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $31,000.00 /year

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