The Madeira School is seeking a short-term Substitute Teacher to teach AP Comparative Government beginning October 26, 2017; additional substitution within the History Department may be needed. It is anticipated that the position will run for 2-3 weeks. The school day operates on a block schedule with three academic blocks a day. The successful candidate will support and achieve the School's mission and vision by effectively facilitating learning in student-centered college preparatory classrooms.
Manage classroom dynamics
Present material in primary content area
Have the content knowledge and personal flexibility to teach well a range of students
Maintain accurate student records during substitution period and communicate information to classroom teacher, department chair or academic office
Support and act in accordance with the school's mission and values
The Madeira School is one of the country's premier boarding/day schools for girls in grades 9-12. For more than a century, Madeira has built a strong tradition of innovative teaching and learning, including hands-on, real world work experience for every student through Madeira’s award-winning Co-Curriculum experiential learning program. Located just outside Washington, DC, on the banks of the Potomac River in McLean, VA, Madeira enrolls 320 students from around the country and around the world.