Boston University Academy is seeking a part-time robotics coach for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a one-year position. Responsibilities include helping students prepare for annual competitions in FIRST Robotics and VEX Robotics leagues by overseeing daily after-school practices throughout the school year. The coach will attend weekend competitions with the team (in late fall and early spring). The coach will also organize and oversee two competitions for middle school students hosted by BU Academy (in December and January).
Boston University Academy’s Robotics team, Overclocked, was created 19 years ago and currently has about 30 student members. The team participates in FIRST Robotics competitions and VEX Robotics competitions throughout New England each year. Find out more information about the team at www.bu.edu/bufirst.
Boston University Academy is as small, independent, co-educational day high school located on the Boston University campus. The mission of Boston University Academy is to educate talented students who are passionate about learning and who share the joy of inquiry. BU Academy students are motivated, bright, and engaged. Classes are small and discussion-based. Most students in the eleventh grade study three courses at BUA, and take two of their courses at Boston University. Seniors take most of their coursework at Boston University and write a Senior Thesis on a topic of their choice. Find out more information about Boston University Academy at www.buacademy.org.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Lindsay Grindle (firstname.lastname@example.org).
BU Academy educates talented high school students who are passionate about learning and who share the joy of inquiry. Located on the Boston University campus, the Academy offers 165 boys and girls a "ceilingless" educational experience, one in which students' zeal for learning takes them as far as they are capable. Engaging with dedicated teachers in a small and caring community, Academy students ...first immerse themselves in a classically based core curriculum and then continue their intellectual interests by studying coursework at Boston University.