Education America Network Jobs RSS Feed http://www.educationamerica.net Education America Network RSS Feed en-us Online Middle & High School Physical Sciences Teacher at Sterling Academy, FL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=1277189 An AdvancED/SACS accredited national online middle & high school based in the Fort Lauderdale area is seeking a teacher for physical sciencesCourses to be taught include Chemistry and PhysicsQualifications for applicants:--Must be certified to teach physical sciences courses for grades 9-12 (eligibility certificates not acceptable); certification for 6-12 is preferred--Experience teaching the above mentioned subjects strongly preferred--Previous online teaching experience is a plus--Some availability during daytime hours required--Solid technical ability requiredAlthough this is a part-time job with limited hours, the teacher is expected to be available to help students at occasional intervals throughout the day and some in the eveningTherefore, this job is not a good fit for someone who has a full-time day job or other commitments which limit availabilityHere's how it works: Students work completely on their own schedule; students may start any time of the year and work at their own pace Therefore, as the teacher, you will be required to keep tabs on the performance of all your students: Are they logging in regularly? Are they keeping pace with their needed progress? You will need to monitor how they are doing on assignments to be aware of any indications that they are not grasping the material, and contacting anyone who is struggling You will also need to grade written assignments such as lab reports (quizzes & tests are graded by the system automatically)You need to be available to students who contact you for assistance on understanding material You will be required to have a live contact (i.ewebcam) with every student at least once a month, and track your meeting times with every student You will be expected to become familiar enough with the curriculum that you can make informed judgments about any adjustments needed.This position begins immediately The position is 12 months per year, with a 1 week (unpaid) break between Christmas and New Year's If you need other time off, you can arrange for another teacher to cover for you during your absenceYou will work from your homeThe number of hours per month depends on how many students you have and how much help they need An estimation of the required hours is 5 to 20 per month (not per week -- per month) You should expect to log in no less than every 12 hours (Monday - Friday) and assist any students needing help at that time. http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=1277189 College Admissions & Career Coach at Sterling Academy, FL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2234732 Seeking a College Admissions & Career CoachThis is a part-time positionWe are a small, entirely online high school with graduating seniors who need someone with solid experience in helping students apply for college or get them on good footing directly into a careerHere are the aspects that applicants should be experienced and skilled in helping students with:--Exploring possible career options.--Planning high school courses suitable to students' needs and goals.--Helping students select extra-curricular activities and volunteer work that will boost their college admissions application.--Discussion of the sections on the SAT and ACT so they are familiar with the content and format.--Helping students sign up for PSAT/SAT/ACT--Assisting students with completion of FAFSA--Researching colleges and universities of their interest and becoming well versed in their admissions criteria.--Having a solid knowledge of scholarship opportunities and in researching for additional ones.--Creating a timeline for crucial dates.--Helping students prepare the college admissions essay.--Obtaining recommendation letters.--Knowing how to help students who are not college-bound.--Motivating and inspiring students to be the best person and student possible in order to attain their college dreams.Due to the small size of our school, there will not be many hours, but your contribution will make a world of difference to the students you work with. http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2234732 Online Middle School Language Arts Teacher at Sterling Academy, FL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2234733 An AdvancED/SACS accredited national online middle & high school based in the Fort Lauderdale area is seeking a teacher for middle school Language Arts.Qualifications for applicants:--Must be certified to teach English Language Arts for grades 6-8 (eligibility certificates not acceptable) Certification for grades 6-12 would be preferred.--Residents in the Fort Lauderdale area preferred, but applicants welcome from other states--Previous online teaching experience is a plus--Availability during daytime hours required--Solid technical ability requiredAlthough this is a part-time job with limited hours, the teacher is expected to be readily available to help students throughout the day and some in the evening Therefore, this job is not a good fit for someone who has a full-time day job or other major commitments that limit availability.Here's how it works: Students work completely on their own schedule; students may start any time of the year and work at their own pace Therefore, as the teacher, you will be required to keep tabs on the performance of all your students: Are they logging in regularly? Are they keeping pace with their needed progress? You will need to monitor how they are doing on assignments to be aware of any indications that they are not grasping the material, and contacting anyone who is struggling You will also need to grade written assignments (quizzes & tests are graded by the system automatically)You need to be available to students who contact you for assistance on understanding material Furthermore, once students have reached the mid-term or final, or if they fail a quiz or test, they are forced to wait for the teacher to review their work and do an oral review with them It is critical for you as a teacher to be available to them when they reach this point, or else they are stuck and cannot make progress in their courseYou will be required to have a live contact (i.ewebcam) with every student at least once a month, and track your meeting times with every student You will be expected to become familiar enough with the curriculum that you can make informed judgments about any adjustments needed.This position begins immediately The position is 12 months per year, with a 1 week (unpaid) break between Christmas and New Year's If you need other time off, you can arrange for another teacher to cover for you during your absenceYou will work from your homeEstimated hours are 10 to 20 hours per month (not per week -- per month) It largely depends on how many students you have and how much help they need You should expect to log in no less than every 12 hours (Monday - Friday) and assist any students needing help at that time. http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2234733 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!