Case Academy: Bridge to Calculus is a six-week summer program for students from the Boston Public Schools who intend to take AP Calculus in their senior year. The Program is looking to hire math teaching assistants/mentors to work in person at Northeastern campus from 7:30 -10:30 a.m. to assist with this work. There will be roughly 1 hour of meetings per week as well and additional duties from time to time.
Mentors will work in the classroom assisting the teachers and working with students.
Monitor and record attendance and maintain, distribute and organize material .
Provide support to teachers and leadership regarding curriculum and student struggles, accomplishments.
Circulate in the classroom to help students one on one and in small groups.
Help maintain learning environment and question center positive culture.
Provide feedback to teachers, leadership and students
Attend meetings/trainings with leadership and teachers
Help write reports and make recommendations at the end of the program.
Conduct lessons/mini-lessons where needed.
Help organize events, especially for Friday lecture series and project products.
Help leadership with program evaluation.
Aptitude and Qualifications:
Ability to work in a team setting
Willingness to work with teachers and leadership team
Highly developed personal integrity and leadership skills
Punctuality and responsibility
Ability to interact professionally with a diverse range of students and colleagues
Strong sense of accountability and responsibility/reliability
Passion for urban education and an unwavering belief children are deserving of a high caliber education
Sense of humor, positive attitude, and willingness to work in a collaborative environment
Math classroom/teaching/tutoring experience a plus
Solid math content knowledge
Positive, flexible and problem-solving attitude
Willingness to learn more and share experience
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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