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(WYVA) Part Time High School Social Studies Teacher 2016/17

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POST DATE 8/30/2016
END DATE 10/21/2016

K12, Inc Cheyenne, WY

Company
K12, Inc
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
16-1828
AJE Ref #
576016780
Location
Cheyenne, WY
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Requisition Number
16-1828

Title
(WYVA) Part Time High School Social Studies Teacher 2016/17

City
Statewide

State
WY

Description

Family Consumer Science Teacher INSPIRE THE FUTURE!

The Wyoming Virtual Academy (WYVA), a public school distance learning program of Niobrara County School District #1, is a rapidly growing organization that offers our teachers and staff members the excitement of exploring an emerging concept in education. Daily, our talented teachers and staff experience the impact they make on the lives of children. Join us, and be inspired by the potential of our students.

We are anticipating teacher openings for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. If you wish to express interest in future opportunities, please submit your resume by applying online to join!

AS A VIRTUAL TEACHER, YOU WILL ENJOY...

* Leading students through successful course completion

* Building a virtual environment conducive to learning

* Prioritizing student needs so that each child may reach their fullest potential

* Partnering with parents and colleagues to manage course goals, curriculum, and materials that best benefit the individual needs of each student.

* Creating strategies to engage and nurture student learning and student relationships

* Promoting creativity and excitement in the virtual learning environment

* Ideal candidates will reside in Wyoming. Relocation is not offered.

Get to know WYVA!

* Wyoming Virtual Academy

* Behind the Scenes

* A Day in the Life

Are you driven by excellence to deliver instruction, support and guidance, manage the learning process, and focus on students individual needs* If selected, you will participate in a comprehensive new teacher training program for three weeks before the start of school. It is an opportunity to meet colleagues and learn the responsibilities required for delivering curriculum in an online environment. During this training you will also learn how to monitor student progress through K12 s learning management system, and to be a partner actively working with students and parents to advance each child s learning.

Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

* Wyoming state Teaching certification

* 3+ years teaching experience

* Bachelor s degree and/or professional experience

* Appropriate state certification

* Meets state s NCLB s Highly Qualified Teacher requirements

* Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook

* Experience in a customer service environment

* Experience using search engines (Internet)

* Strong written/verbal communication skills

* Very self-motivated

* Flexible schedule

* Experience coordinating academically-oriented clubs and extracurricular activities

* Ability to travel at least once per month within and between assigned geographic areas to support students, attend regularly scheduled meetings, and participate in school activities, open houses and orientations.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Experience working with the proposed age group

* Experience supporting adults and children in the use of technology

* An ability to learn new technology tools quickly (e.g., database and web-based tools)

* An ability to support and guide adults as well as students

WHO ARE WE*

* About Us

* K12 Produces Results

* Kudos and Honors

* thinkTANK12

K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

* Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

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