SF Day is seeking a teacher to substitute for a parental leave absence of one of our Innovation & Technology Coaches from April 15-May 28, 2019.
The temporary Innovation & Technology Coach will
Promote innovative curricular design and excite students with programs, ideas, and digital tools
Proactively collaborate with teachers to integrate innovative teaching concepts and tools into their classes and highlight our Innovation Lab as a space where everyone can create
Partner with peer educators in technology integration, provide direct instruction to students, and aid constituents with front-line technology support
Seek opportunities to promote teamwork and cross-curricular collaboration among faculty
Participate in all aspects of faculty life
Bachelor’s or graduate degree
Demonstrated experience teaching and leading innovative curricular design and instructional uses of technology
Proficiency in technology including, but not limited to, interest in coaching students in computational thinking and coding
Formal training, practical knowledge, and—most important—curiosity about solving technology challenges with Mac OS and /or iOS
A “let’s try it” attitude when confronted with the latest 3D laser printer or a request to help redesign a Spanish lesson to incorporate more educational technology
Experience with Universal Design for Learning framework a plus
Strong verbal and written communication skills
San Francisco Day School is an energizing place to work and grow. Our technology resources are anchored by one-to-one student iPads in grades 1-8. Mac OS laptops, abundant robots, and tools such as 3D and laser printers are just some of the technologies we enjoy exploring. Our innovation and technology team spends time in the classrooms alongside teachers and in our “Innovation Lab” where we invite learners of all ages to try something new.
Ready to Join SF Day?
SF Day celebrates and welcomes faculty and staff who reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. We encourage people of color and LGBTQ+ applicants to apply. Please apply online with your resume, and a thoughtful cover letter explaining why your experience is appropriate for this position to:
SFDS is an independent, co-educational, K-8 school. SFDS educates, nurtures and inspires girls and boys of diverse backgrounds to achieve their highest academic and creative potential, to embrace ethical values and to become active contributors to their communities. San Francisco Day School welcomes and celebrates children, families, faculty, and staff that reflect the broad range of diversity in the Bay Area. The school values the strengths and accomplishments of the individuals who are part of the community and takes pride in and celebrates the diversity and special character of the community as a whole. Therefore, San Francisco Day School encourages people of color and LGBT applicants to apply.