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Crossroads is a vibrant, relationship-based school with a founding commitment to the “greater community.” Started in 1971 and taking inspiration from the civil rights, anti-war and feminist movements, Crossroads was founded to be not just a school, but also a movement for positive social change in the world. This ambitious charge is part of the very DNA of Crossroads. Not only do our students engage in meaningful service learning and community service projects, but Crossroads as an institution considers serving the greater community a cornerstone of our mission.
Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences seeks a dynamic computer science educator to join its innovative upper school Science Department. The Science Department offers a variety of science courses that reflect the varied interests of the students and the ever-changing topics in the field of science. Science faculty work collaboratively to develop curriculum drawing on various resources and deliver lessons that are relevant and focus on practical experiences that students can apply. Students participate in project-based learning and non-traditional, alternative assessment strategies are used. This position includes teaching responsibilities for Computer Science, Design & Engineering and Physics courses.
Crossroads Science Department is looking for a teacher with the following skills and qualifications:
Minimum BA or BS in computer science, engineering, or relevant work experience.
Experience teaching Computer Science, Design, Robotics, Physics or a related field.
Knowledge of current teaching trends and technology.
Share a love of coding, tinkering and making.
Experience planning student-centered, innovative lessons in course-aligned teams and leading students in inquiry based experimentations in a cutting edge research, student-centered laboratory facility.
Value in interdisciplinary thinking and can expertly guide students as they develop a deeper understanding of our interconnected world through the study of technology and how things work.
One of Crossroads School’s founding commitments is to developing a socially, economically and racially diverse student body. We are equally committed to a supporting a vibrant and diverse workforce. Crossroads is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, gender or gender identity, age or sexual orientation. People of color, women and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.