Reports to: Interim Head of the Elementary School Status: Long-term Substitute
Start Date: November 27 End Date: February 7th
For nearly 25 years Boulder Country Day School has been at the forefront of education in the Boulder Valley. The hallmarks of our school - Community, Character, Academic Excellence, and Small Class Sizes - are the keys to our success and allow us to create an educational experience where children innovate, create, grow and thrive. We believe our children are our future, and, to that end, we offer a broad-based liberal arts education that focuses on developing lifelong learners and responsible global citizens. The Boulder Country Day challenge, Discover Your Excellence, recognizes that excellence is teachable, personal, and can be achieved in a variety of different disciplines - academic, athletic, community service, leadership, and more. We seek to provide just the right amount of nurture, structure, and latitude to live up to this challenge.
Technology Department Overview:
Within our Technology Department at Boulder Country Day, we have a full-time director who supervises the Network Administrator, Integration Specialists and Teaching Faculty that constitute our “Technology Team.”
PreK-5 Technology Teacher and Technology Integration Specialist Summary:
This position is comprised of a part-time teaching role and a part-time integration specialist role. As a teacher, this position develops curricula for and teaches various PreK-5th grade technology classes (including instruction in beginning computer programming). As an integration specialist, this position works with the Technology Director to support PreK-MS teaching faculty in their implementation and use of educational technologies, ultimately furthering the vision of technology’s vital role at Boulder Country Day.
Teaching and Curriculum Responsibilities Include (but not limited to):
Teach PreK-5th grade technology classes
Develop and regularly update an engaging, innovative, forward-thinking PreK-5th grade technology curriculum including instruction in the following areas:
Boulder Country Day School is located on 5 acres in Boulder, Colorado. We serve 340 students 3 years old through 8th grade. The Midddle School is an approved International Baccalaureate MIddle Years Programme.