Developing Effective State Policies for Gifted Education
The 2nd edition of NAGC's A Guide to State Policies in Gifted Education is now available in the online Bookstore. This edition is a downloadble PDF for easy navigation throughout the document and with links to the actual policy.
With a commitment to excellence and diversity the University of California, San Diego Department of Education Studies (EDS) invites applications for the position of Supervisor of Teacher Education. We are seeking applicants who have expertise in the areas of teaching linguistically and culturally diverse students and in mentoring or supervising teachers. Supervisors teach courses identified for student and/or intern teaching seminars, student and/or intern teaching field experiences, and teaching performance assessment.
EDS is an interdisciplinary department committed to equity and grounded in a close intersection between research and practice. Our mission is to collaboratively transform educational systems to better serve all students and our new colleague will share that passion. Academic offerings include undergraduate education minors, professional preparation programs in elementary, secondary, and Deaf education, and two doctoral programs. EDS Faculty research interests include linguistic and cultural diversity, teacher learning, leadership, and policy, school leadership and change, family and school partnerships, and uses of educational technology in teaching and learning. To learn more about the UCSD Department of Education Studies you may visit our website at http://eds.ucsd.edu.
Supervisors are expected to provide high quality instruction, mentorship, and supervision to a cohort of pre-service and/or intern teachers according to California Teaching Commission and program requirements; assist in program events, trainings, and meetings; and, complete course syllabi, program reports and required documentation according to deadlines.
Five or more years of outstanding teaching at the secondary level in public schools;
A strong and demonstrated commitment to furthering equity, diversity and the improvement of public education.
California Single Subject credential in an additional content area or in Special Education; Bilingual Authorization and/or bilingual skills; California Multiple Subject credential; experience teaching at the post-secondary level; experience recruiting and preparing secondary teachers; expertise in education technology.
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications, based on UC Pay scales. Advancement as a represented Non-Senate Faculty Lecturer at the University of California is dependent upon re-appointment.
Screening of applicants begins immediately and will continue as needed until the position is filled (within the recruitment period). Applicants will be selected from this pool for one year; some appointments begin in the fall quarter and others in winter and spring quarters. The number of positions varies from quarter to quarter and may be renewed based on need and performance.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest that describes their training and relevant experience. In addition, applicants should provide a Curriculum Vitae or resume, a statement of teaching philosophy and contributions to diversity, as well as three letters of reference. Application materials should be submitted in PDF format via UCSD AP On-Line RECRUIT https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF012, an electronic job application system.
The applicant pool will close on June 30, 2017. Candidates who have yet to receive an offer and who are interested in remaining in the pool after that time will need to submit a new application. Applications will be accepted and reviewed as the need occurs.
UCSD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and ...five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.