Edmund Burke School in Washington, D.C. seeks a creative, organized and energetic English teacher, who loves working with young people, to serve as a long-term substitute for 8th, 10th and 12th grade classes from November 1st through March 9th of 2017. A progressive co-educational day school for grades 6-12, Edmund Burke School emphasizes a student-centered, constructivist approach to education. Committed to building a diverse, multicultural faculty, the school values open-mindedness and collegiality. We expect teachers to run orderly but energetic classes, use innovative, developmentally-appropriate classroom activities and assignments designed to engage a diverse student population, and employ appropriate technology in the classroom. Burke values the ability to use or include multicultural perspectives in classroom instruction, and expects teachers to show patience and foster a respectful, caring community.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience.