About

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The Inspired Teaching School gives kids the freedom to think for themselves and encourages them to create learning opportunities on their own, which fosters ownership in their education. This philosophy is such a great character builder. — parent, Inspired Teaching Demonstration School

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Opportunities

Our team is growing! See below for opportunities to join Inspired Teaching:

Director of Academic Partnerships

For 20 years, Center for Inspired Teaching has been engaging teachers as partners in education reform through our ground-breaking, innovative approach to teacher preparation and professional development. We are seeking an experienced, progressive educator to serve as Director of Academic Partnerships. The Director of Academic Partnerships leads the cultivation and support of strategic partnerships for the Inspired Teacher Certification Program, which recruits, selects, prepares, certifies, and supports highly qualified individuals who wish to serve the children of the District of Columbia as teachers. Through this state-accredited 24-month teacher residency program each Inspired Teaching Fellow is prepared for a successful and sustainable career as a teacher and changemaker in Washington, DC while earning a DC teaching license and a Master of Arts in Teaching from our partner, Trinity Washington University. Reporting to the Director of Teacher Preparation Initiatives, the position will be a key member of Inspired Teaching’s Teaching and Learning team. Click to read more about the position.

Director of Finance and Operations

For 20 years, Center for Inspired Teaching has been engaging teachers as partners in education reform through our ground breaking, innovative approach to teacher preparation and professional development. As we position the organization for its next phase of success, we are seeking a talented, experienced professional to serve as our new Director of Finance and Operations. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Finance and Operations will serve as a member of the executive team, and will be responsible for all aspects of financial management for the organization and will provide strategic and financial guidance through our next phase of growth and expansion. Click to read more about the position.

Research Assistant Internship

Center for Inspired Teaching, a growing DC-based nonprofit dedicated to social change through improving classroom instruction, seeks a creative individual with exceptional research and writing skills to serve as a Research Assistant. The Research Assistant will work with Inspired Teaching’s researchers to carry out internal program evaluation projects. This position offers an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual to engage in many aspects of the research process, including data-collection, data analysis, and writing. Click to read more about the Research Assistant Internship.

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        And see below for opportunities to join the Inspired Teaching Demonstration School.

Special Education Teacher, Inspired Teaching Demonstration School

Inspired Teaching special education staff possess the beliefs, skills, and accomplishments that lead all students to achieve at high levels, particularly those students who have been identified as needing supplemental services. To establish a true professional learning community, all adults in the building are considered educators, as they all interact regularly with students. Special education staff must be deeply committed to creating a school that not only provides an excellent education for the student, but that creates an open, trusting learning environment for all educators. To learn more and apply, click here.

Paraprofessional Position, Inspired Teaching Demonstration School

Inspired Teaching School paraprofessionals will possess the beliefs, skills, and accomplishments that lead all students to achieve at high levels. To establish a true professional learning community, all adults in the building will be considered educators, as they will all interact regularly with students. Paraprofessionals must be deeply committed to creating a school that not only provides an excellent education for the student, but that creates an open, trusting learning environment for all educators. To learn more and apply, click here.

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Center for Inspired Teaching is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to a diverse workplace. Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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