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.
Summary Description: The Associate Teacher, Math, Middle Division will:-Learn about new developments in the mathematics field and practice implementing them-Act as a co-advisor to a group of middle school students-Fulfill duties, responsibilities and commitments as outlined in the faculty handbook, "Teaching at The School at Columbia University" -To actively participate in writing high school profiles and recommendations with a team of teachers-Work with individual students or groups of students as needed
Minimum Qualifications: -B.A./B.S. degree or an equivalent degree or educational qualification from an accredited college or university -Stated desire to teach mathematics in elementary public or independent schools -Strong skills in mathematics learning with problem-solving, number sense, and understanding at the core -Strong verbal and written communication skills -Wide-ranging intellectual and educational interests -Commitment to equity and justice including knowledge and skills related to cultural competencies
Preferred Qualifications: -Degree in mathematics education or a related field -Knowledge of Spanish -Prior classroom teaching experience -Familiarity with new technologies
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
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