Instructional Specialist - position available with Institute for School Partnerships

This position is responsible for promoting the understanding of and engagement with mathematics and technology through interactions with teachers and students, as well as through the development of instructional materials.

Per the Chancellor’s office, the university is instituting a hiring freeze for Danforth and Central Fiscal Unit (CFU) positions as of 3/31/30 in response to the COVID-19 situation.  We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your interest in employment at Washington University.  Please refer to our website in coming weeks for updates regarding future employment opportunities.  We wish good health to you and your family in these trying times.

This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week. This position is with the Institute for School Partnerships on the Danforth Campus.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Design and develop instructional materials, including lesson plans, curriculum assessments and kits aligned with state and national standards, particularly around mathematics computer science and the engineering practices.
  2. Develop and facilitate professional development for K-12 teachers through workshops, presentations, and embedded coaching in schools.
  3. Collaborate with internal and external partners around mathematics, robotics and computer science.
  4. Conduct and publish educational articles to disseminate ISP mathematics and technology related work.
  5. Perform other duties as assigned. Participate in general ISP activities.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with education research.

Salary range: The hiring range for this position is $52,943 - $68,816 annually.

Department Summary: The Institute for School Partnership (ISP) implements deep, long-term, results-oriented partnerships with specific local schools to bring about measurable increases in student achievement. ISP is particularly interested in exploring the community school reform model, where community and university resources come together in support of student development. We are working together with Arts & Sciences, Brown School and Olin Business School to create models of school excellence in the St. Louis region.

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