The Dalton School is seeking a part-time Public Forum coach for the High School Debate Team. The ideal candidate will have experience as a former Public Forum debater and be familiar with the national HS Debate circuit. Responsibilities include co-leading team meetings and practices with the team's faculty advisor and accompanying the team to both local and national tournaments throughout the school year. This will involve approximately 5-30 hours of work per week. The anticipated start date is Friday, September 15. The debate season typically ends in late April. Additional tournaments may include the New York State Championship, the Tournament of Champions, and Nationals. Dalton's team has approximately 30 members and has had several teams that have reached the TOC over the years.
The Dalton School actively seeks to forward the equity and diversity of our community in our admissions, programs and hiring. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, ethnic origin, age, physical disability, or sexual orientation in administration of our educational policies, hiring policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, athletics and other school-administered programs.
The Dalton School is an independent, co-educational day school (K-12), founded in 1919 by the renowned progressive educator Helen Parkhurst. Parkhurst’s visionary Dalton Plan remains the keystone of the school’s progressive educational philosophy and is now the model for over 200 Dalton schools in other parts of the world.
The Dalton School is the innovative leader in developing creative probl...em solvers who identify issues, grapple with possibilities, and design solutions to global challenges from multiple perspectives.
Dalton is recognized for its rigorous, innovative educational curriculum and offers its 1,300 students a breadth of stimulating and challenging programs taught by our dedicated faculty. Our high academic standards are complemented by an exemplary performing and fine arts curriculum – taught by faculty who are professionals in their fields – and a full range of athletic teams and extra-curricular activities.
The Dalton School actively seeks to forward diversity through its programs and hiring.