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Job Title:
Summer Instructor

    Key Job Facts Posted: 02/24/2010
Specialty: Special Education/Special Needs,Gifted

Location: Stamford, CT
Start Date: August 1

    Job Details
The Summer Institute for the Gifted provides academically advanced students with an interesting and challenging three-week experience by creating a community of student learners who share common interests, abilities, and goals. The program combines remarkable academic courses with cultural, social, and recreational opportunities.

We are seeking energetic, experienced instructors for our 7-11 grade program hosted at Dartmouth College August 1 – August 21. Opportunities exist to teach math, science, humanities, visual and performing arts, and fitness and recreation. Please visit: www.giftedstudy.org for a complete list of course offerings.

Qualified applicants must have at least a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred), a minimum of three years teaching experience with gifted students (preferred), and specialized experience or study in the subject and content are of the courses selected to instruct. Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
• Implements individualized daily instruction based upon the unique abilities of each student providing for the appropriate, intellectually stimulating academic environment.
•Develops detailed lesson plans that explain method used to implement the course goals and objectives.
•Attends all Instructor meetings for the program.
•Attends and meets with parents at the designated parent meeting.
•Attends the Final Program Ceremony on the last day of the session.
•Submits a final, professional assessment of each student on the computerized web interface prior to the closing ceremony.

Interested applicants can find a complete job description and application by visiting our web-site at www.giftedstudy.org/employment. When completing the application please select Summer Institute for the Gifted as the job category, the appropriate state for the program you are interested in, and “instructor” as the position.

    Contact Information

Contact Person:

Amy Blake


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Mailing Address:

 9 West Broad Street




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