High School Math Curriculum Writer (part-time)

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High School Math Curriculum Writer (part-time)

Posted date
October 13, 2021
Location

Brooklyn, NY

Employment Type
Full-Time

Overview
Curricular writers at Ascend develop curricula or improve upon curricula that already exist and create or improve upon unit and benchmark assessments for the courses they create. Under the direction of the chief curriculum and instruction officer, the high school math curricular writer develops or improves upon a scope and sequence, unit guides, unit assessments and benchmark assessments for every course they create or improve. Curricular writers use Ascend specific templates to create a consistent bundle of materials for each Ascend course.
Responsibilities
Specifically, the curricular writer will:
Transfer content from Ascend-created courses or open source materials into Ascend-created template bundles to ensure alignment across materials provided for each course offered at Ascend's high schools. The materials to be created include:
• A scope and sequence outlining each unit in the course
• Unit guides for each unit in the course
• Unit assessments and benchmark assessments
In some cases, assessments may need to be reworked or created from scratch.
Staff and Reporting Relationships
The high school math curricular writer reports to the chief curriculum and instruction officer.
Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree, with an advanced degree strongly preferred
• A sustained record of outstanding academic results in the subject he/she applies to create
• Three or more years teaching experience with exceptional results in the subject he/she applies to create
• A deep understanding of the Common Core standards
• A broad familiarity with effective teaching practices
• Exemplary curriculum and assessment writing skills
• Expertise in subject area and research findings

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree, with an advanced degree, strongly preferred
• A sustained record of outstanding academic results in the subject he/she applies to create
• Three or more years teaching experience with exceptional results in the subject he/she applies to create
• A deep understanding of the Common Core standards
• Broad familiarity with effective teaching practices
• Exemplary curriculum and assessment writing skills
• Expertise in the subject area and research findings
Compensation

Ascend offers a competitive part-time role or consulting role.

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