Director of English Language Arts (3rd-8th Grade) SY 19/20

Director of English Language Arts (3rd-8th Grade) SY 19/20

Education for Change is looking for a dynamic, visionary, and experienced instructional leader who will lead and manage our Home Office support systems specific to instruction in English Language Arts, grades 3-8. The Director of English Language Arts communicates and supports the mission of Education for Change. The Director ensures that school teams develop and implement rigorous, standards-aligned, research-based, coherent instructional frameworks in ELA and that all teachers receive the necessary support and development to effectively meet the demands of the Common Core Standards. The Director maintains focus on achievement for all students, analyzes and responds to data, and supports instructional Deans in their growth. The Director works closely with the EFC Instructional Team and reports directly to the Chief Academic Officer. Having a well-developed knowledge of what is required to ensure high levels of academic achievement and learning in schools with a high English Learner and low-income population is critical.