Founded in 1905, McCallie is an all boys college preparatory school, serving both boarding and day students and their families. McCallie seeks to inspire, educate, and transform boys into men who:
embody the ideals of Honor, Truth, and Duty;
embrace intellectual rigor, critical thinking, and lifelong learning;
devote themselves in service to noble causes;
pursue spiritual meaning; and
make a positive difference in the world.
McCallie seeks a dynamic, innovative, articulate, student-centered instructor of computer programming, app development, and web design.
McCallie has just opened a media lab and an innovation/engineering lab. This teacher would share time in the two spaces with an expected schedule of four sections each semester to include Introduction to Programming, AP Computer Science, Web Design, and App Development. Classes would be taught to all levels of student, 6-12. Middle school students and high school students would not be in the same class. The teacher will also be involved in the school's robotics program and other elements of the extensive afternoon activity program with other duties as assigned.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
passion for and experience in helping students uncover the content and skills needed to excel in the emerging digital world;
willingness to work cooperatively with others involved in digital material/technologies;
ability to push student discovery and experiential learning within the structure of an AP framework;
a calling to the education and formation of young men consistent with the school’s vision and a commitment to advancing the school’s mission.
Applicants need to have:
experience teaching programming including web design and app development;
degree in computer science or equivalent experience in the field of computer science.
Additional teaching elements desired, but not required, include:
experience teaching in “maker spaces” or innovation style labs;