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Small private school in Phoenix looking for full time elementary school English teachers for 2013/2014. Should have a BA in education or a related field and classroom experience. Competitive salary, small classes, warm and supportive atmosphere, with opportunities for professional development.
Experience with the Jewish community a plus but not essential.
Email cover letter and resume to, or fax to 602-374-3110.











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Teach students to write effectively and to explore the human experience through fine literature. Independent high school committed to project-based learning seeks experienced English teacher. We seek a high degree of rigor and student-centered  engagement. See for further information. 



Upper School British Literature Teacher, North Cobb Christian School
Position effective for the 2013-2014 school year in a school committed to Jesus Christ that provides a biblically based, academically excellent education in a nurturing environment. Bachelor’s in education and/or equivalent subject hours required, valid GA teaching certificate or a Master’s in the field preferred, teaching experience preferred. For a thorough job description and information to apply, please visit







The National College of Education of National Louis University is pleased to announce its search for two tenure-track positions in Reading and Language Program: Assistant or Associate Professor position with expertise in literacy assessment and the diagnosis of reading difficulties, and  an Assistant or Associate Professor position with expertise in writing instructions. For more information please visit the website at























University Literacy Trainer position:
Lesley University’s Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative seeks an Upper Elementary (Intermediate)/Middle School Literacy Trainer
to work with grades 3 - 8 teachers, literacy coaches and school and district leaders regionally and nationally. We are interested in candidates who have held roles such as school reading/literacy coach, instructional coach, district reading specialist, or staff developer at elementary and/or middle school levels. To apply: Intermediate/Middle Literacy Trainer position










English Instructor, Metropolitan Community College
You are invited to become a part of one of the nation's premier community colleges: Metropolitan Community College (MCC). MCC is a five-campus college that is one of the largest higher educational institutions in Kansas City, Missouri.
Apply Here:







Diverse schools, great benefits, and a lively community make Clark County School District as unique as you are. We’re currently hiring teachers for the 2013-2014 school year, with a particularly high need for math, science, and special educators. We are looking for outstanding and diverse candidates who have a relentless drive to achieve results, overcome challenges, and commit to only the highest expectations for themselves and their students.

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$125,000 Salary for Master Middle School Teachers
Earn a $125,000 salary and join a team of master teachers at The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School. TEP is a 480-student 5th through 8th grade middle school in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City.
For more information, click here:
Open Positions: English Language Arts Teacher… Social Studies Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Mathematics Teacher, Science Teacher, Physical Education Teacher & Music Teacher


SUNY-Albany seeks full-time lecturers for its new first-year program in Writing and Critical Inquiry to begin Fall 2013. Positions are three-year renewable 10-month appointments. Responsibilities include a three-four teaching load and participation in the development and evaluation of the newly established first-year writing program.
For details:
The University at Albany, SUNY, is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.


Literacy Director, Harlem Village Academies
The Literacy Director will support the professional development of our talented, committed teachers and will directly impact the learning of our students. S/he will be part of a group of passionate educators who are developing a national model of progressive education in an urban setting.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, contact Diego Merino for an informal exploratory chat at or 646-812-9581.

Reading Coach, Harlem Village Academies
The Reading Coach will support the professional development of our talented, committed fifth grade reading teachers and will directly impact the learning of our students. S/he will be part of a group of passionate educators who are developing a national model of progressive education in an urban setting.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, contact Diego Merino for an informal exploratory chat at or 646-812-9581.


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Presbyterian College invites applications for a part-time Writing Center Coordinator. Bachelor’s in writing-intensive discipline required; graduate degree preferred. Responsibilities: tutoring in writing, training and supervising tutors, managing a Writing Center.
Submit cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and college transcripts to Dr. Jerry Alexander at Deadline: June 24, 2013.
Visit http://www.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the most qualified candidate and do not discriminate against any legally protected class. 


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KIPP Houston Public Schools ELA Teacher- KIPP, the Knowledge is Power Program, is on a mission to develop in underserved students the academic skills, intellectual habits, and qualities of character necessary to succeed at all levels of pre-k through 12th grade, college, and the competitive world beyond. We are currently accepting applications for primary, middle and high school ELA teachers at our 22 schools for the 2013-2014 school year. To apply, please visit













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