Hopewell Academy is an international private school in Cary, North Carolina that provides a challenging and supportive environment for students. With small classes and personalized attention our students become confident and responsible twenty-first century learners who achieve academic success in a multinational college preparatory environment. The Cary, North Carolina private school landscape continues to thrive and Hopewell’s expansion and new campus investment show that we are growing to meet those needs. Low tuition rates, small class size, and high student engagement are reasons why we are an outstanding fit for families.
The technology teacher and program specialist provides direct instruction to students in the history and use of technology as well as assistance for fellow teachers as they integrate technology into the learning experiences they plan for students. The position also manages all aspects of the school’s technology program. The day to day responsibilities require her or him to serve as teacher, leader, communication specialist, trouble-shooter, and problem-solver.
• Five years of experience with classroom instruction and/or technology leadership in an educational environment • Knowledge of current educational practices and methods • Master’s degree in instructional technology; bachelor’s degree will be considered; teacher license required • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills
• Maintain high expectations for students and teachers • Provide direct instruction to students o computer, keyboard and Internet skills o application design o computer science and advanced computer science • Collaborate with all staff to develop curriculum materials and specific learning experiences that integrate technology • Provide support to students and teachers in use of various software programs and digital resources • Assist with special projects school-wide • Provide leadership and assistance in the selection, ordering, receiving, and installing new equipment and software • Assist school personnel in securing supplies for classroom, lab, and makers space use • Facilitates the use of school computers (mobile carts, classroom clusters, makers space, etc.) • Troubleshoot hardware and software problems and recommend repairs as needed • Design and lead professional learning that is relevant and hands-on • Model the integration of technology in all curriculum areas
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