Teacher Residency Seminar Facilitator

Teacher Residency Seminar Facilitator

The mission of the Alder Teacher Residency at Alpha Public Schools is to develop excellent teachers. We support teacher residents in a year of pre-service so that they can be effective for students from their first day as a teacher of record.As the Teacher Residency Seminar Facilitator you will be responsible for the planning and execution of weekly seminars for teacher residents at Alpha Public Schools. The Teacher Residency Seminar Facilitator works closely with Alpha’s Director of Teacher Residency and staff from Alder GSE to support and develop an excellent pipeline of teachers. This is a part time role.What you’ll do…
  • Design and facilitate group instruction for all Alpha Public Schools Residents 3-4 Thursdays per month based on best practices in adult learning and teacher education, working closely with Alder residency directors throughout the region to ensure program alignment across sites. ~6 hours on Seminar Thursdays, plus set up and tear down time ~6 hours to prepare for seminar
  • Support Residents and Mentors by attending seminar for Mentor Teachers 1 Thursday per month
  • Co-plan and run summer Mentor-Resident Orientation and other training activities for Mentors and Residents
  • Attend/co-facilitate/co-plan 1 day of summer orientation
  • Teach 2 day course in the summer
  • Participate in weekly Residency team meetings, Leadership Retreats, all Resident selection and assessment and other events as part of the Leadership Team (e.g. Director’s Meetings) 2.5 hours of calls on Wednesday afternoons with Alder to prepare for seminar 3-4 training conferences/retreats during the year