Positions Open In Consortium Schools

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The Facing History School Has Opening for Special Education Teacher

The Facing History School is looking for a SPECIAL EDUCATION teacher to join our team. This potential hire would co-teach in math classrooms. Considering the school’s instructional focus on planning, cognitive engagement, and differentiation, a strong teacher candidate will demonstrate an ability to plan content that is culturally responsive, experiential, meaningful, and accessible for the 21st century learner. Please send resumes to assistant principal, Calee Prindle at calee@facinghistoryschool.org

Note: Applicants must be licensed and certified teachers in the appropriate subject in New York City Day High Schools. The New York City Department of Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About The Facing History School

The Facing History School is a collaborative professional learning community dedicated to it’s mission of graduating life-long learners who are prepared for the responsibilities of being active, thoughtful participants and leaders in a democratic society.  The school’s lead partner, Facing History and Ourselves, provides curricular support, professional development, and resources.

Key aspects of FHS include:

  • Member of the New York State Performance Standards Consortium and offer Performance Based Assessment Tasks to graduate students

  • A comprehensive advisory program that meets daily and addresses issues important to teens such as health, socio-emotional issues and social justice issues

  • Support, professional development and resources offered by lead partner, Facing History and Ourselves

  • Portfolio assessments to demonstrate mastery of skills and content in 9th and 10th grade

  • Weekly school-wide professional development and department meetings built into the schedule

  • Strong partnership with Urban Arts Partnership that includes art integration into classrooms, studio art classes and a Senior Art Activist Exhibition called “Choosing to Participate”

  • Opportunities to collaborate with department grade teams and academy members

  • ICT model to support both students with IEPs and our general education population

Next Steps

To learn more, visit the school’s website at www.facinghistoryschool.org.  For information about the school’s lead partner, Facing History and Ourselves, visit www.facinghistory.org.  To learn more about performance assessment, visit www.performanceassessment.org.