Instructional Contractor Coach

BetterLesson - Remote - Part time

BetterLesson - Remote - Part time

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We are seeking contract coaches to work remotely to provide 1:1 virtual coaching. We’re looking for current or former teachers/coaches who have experience coaching new and veteran teachers in a variety of subject areas and grade levels.

You will support teachers in thinking deeply about their practice and make strategic improvements by utilizing the Try-Measure-Learn process. BL Coaching brings lean startup principles to teacher learning by engaging teachers in structured experimentation to address rich problems of practice. It’s awesome and if you’re awesome you should apply.

You will focus on 3 main functional areas:

  1. applying your knowledge of adult learning and leveraging your teaching experience to support teachers at multiple grade levels and across multiple content areas to virtually coach teachers across the country as they engage in the Try-Measure-Learn process
  2. supporting teachers to apply instructional strategies, measure progress, and discuss key learnings through looking at student work and classroom artifacts
  3. the potential to support teachers in-person to model active pedagogy and kickoff the Personalized PD experience

You will:

  • utilize your knowledge of pedagogy and content to identify effective instructional strategies for teachers to implement in their classrooms
  • meet with educators virtually in 1:1 coaching sessions and support them to demonstrate growth and competency in selected instructional outcomes
  • support educators to upload evidence of competency on instructional outcomes using our BL Lab
  • create a safe virtual space for educators to reflect on their teaching practice and identify areas of growth

You are:

  • reflective about your coaching practice and actively seek feedback for improvement
  • able to be compelling with your verbal and written communication
  • self-directed, diligent teammate with 3+ years teaching/coaching experience
  • excited to support teachers to improve their practice
  • collaborative with others and work calmly in a fast-paced startup environment

You have:

  • 3+ years teaching and/or coaching in a K-12 environment
  • an overall understanding of the key learnings in the major content areas (ELA, History, Math, Science, CRTL, ELL, Sped, and/or Blended)
  • experience skillfully facilitating (virtually and in-person) adult learning as an instructional coach or other role working with teachers to change their practice and/or mindsets

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Role

Teaching

Experience Level

Mid Level

BetterLesson

BetterLesson empowers K-12 teachers to build a modern classroom: learner-centered, culturally responsive, and personalized. BetterLesson supports teachers for the entire school year with regular, 1:1, virtual coaching.

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