McLean School seeks applications for a Grade 8 U.S. History Teacher, beginning in August 2018.
McLean School (mcleanschool.org), a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks applicants for the full-time position for a Grade 8 U.S. History Teacher to begin August 2018. McLean School has for over sixty-five years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
The Grade 8 U.S. History Teacher will have an appreciation for students with mild to moderate learning challenges and a core knowledge of U.S. History. This position requires a dynamic educator with vision and patience. Most important, he or she will subscribe to McLean School’s Abilities Model™, Core Values, our Mission, and our philosophy, and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
The ideal candidate has an advanced degree in Education and experience working with students with learning challenges, including dyslexia, anxiety, attention issues, and students who are gifted, skillfully assessing students’ strengths and areas of need to craft lessons to meet their academic needs. Creativity, flexibility, and strong communication skills are a necessity.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, statement of educational philosophy, and list of references to Head of Middle School, David Roth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The National Council for History Education promotes historical literacy by creating opportunities for teachers and students to benefit from more history, better taught.