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Posted:
8/19/2018
Job Category:
Education
Virtual Teacher, Technology Education (Part-time)
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Edmentum | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Edmentum is committed to making it easier for educators to individualize learning for every student through simple technology, high-quality content, actionable data, and customer success. Founded in innovation, Edmentum's powerful learning solutions blend technology with individual teaching approaches. We are dedicated to being educators' most trusted partner in creating successful student outcomes everywhere learning occurs. Our commitment is built off the emphasis we place on our core values: passion, people, respect, collaboration, and performance.

We are seeking a Virtual Teacher certified to teach Technology Education in California.

The Virtual Teacher is responsible for providing an educational atmosphere where learners have the opportunity to fulfill their potential and for organizing and implementing an instructional program that results in students achieving academic success in accordance with District and state policies and laws. The Virtual Teacher is a highly qualified instructional teacher responsible for the delivery of specified course content in an online, virtual environment. This is a part-time independent contract position.

Here is what you'll do:

* Acquaint students to their coursework and communicating course and school requirements.
* Employ synchronous and asynchronous tools to supplement course content.
* Maintain regular office hours to be reachable by students and parents.
* Track student progress and help students stay on pace to complete class by class end date.
* Conference with parents of struggling students by phone or online
* Grade student work and enter grades into an online grade book in a timely manner.
* Contribute to and complete student report cards.
* Communicate with teachers, administrators, and parents as needed.
* Respond to student messages and discussions in a timely manner within school guidelines.

Here is what you'll need:

* Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required.
* Teaching certification for 7-12 required.
* CA state teaching certification in Business and/or Computer Sciences with experience teaching in that subject.
* Three years or more of classroom teaching experience with one year of online teaching experience.
* Meet highly qualified teacher requirements.
* Strong content and subject matter knowledge.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Organization and time management skills.
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other online tools.
* Ability to maintain a flexible schedule.

Edmentum is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About Edmentum

Edmentum enables teachers and administrators with a full range of online learning solutions to make learning more impactful. Our solutions address learners from pre-kindergarten through college and allow educators to support every kind of learner need - from remediation and acceleration to diagnostic assessment and special needs. How did the recent acquisitions of Archipelago Learning and Educational Options affect the rebranding? The recent acquisitions allowed the PLATO Learning brand to include an expanded portfolio of multi-platform learning technologies on top of 50 years of experience in the industry to help drive learners with different abilities toward success. Which solutions are included under the Edmentum name? Our trusted and proven solutions remain with us. PLATO Courseware will remain a key brand along with Study Island and EducationCity. Additionally, Edmentum brand segments will include EdOptions Academy, Edmentum Reading Suite, Edmentum Assessments and Edmentum College + Career. Do Edmentum solutions comply with state and federal standards? Our learning solutions are built to state and federal standards, including Common Core. How does Edmentum relate to online schools? We strongly believe in the value of the brick-and-mortar classroom and the value of student interaction. We partner with educators and administrators, offering an easy-to-implement and flexible virtual school solution for students who have alternative needs.