Thursday, September 25, 2014

Professional Development Coordinator Needed

Teach Plus is looking for a coordinator to launch and grow C2 (Core Collaborative) in Chicago, as a potential model for other Teach Plus sites as well.

The mission of Teach Plus is to improve the achievement of urban children by ensuring that a greater proportion of students have access to excellent, experienced teachers.  C2 is a teacher-led professional learning series through which teachers come together to collaboratively learn from each other and selected experts about the Common Core (including implementation challenges and solutions, instructional strategies, practices, and materials).  Click here for a more detailed job description.
Ideal candidates should have:

A passionate commitment to improving public education by retaining and supporting outstanding teachers in urban schools
  • 4+ years in the education field, with preference given to candidates who have both a teaching background and experience coaching teachers and school leaders in an urban environment
  • Common Core Literacy and/or Math instructional coaching experience
  • A focus on data, including analysis and using it to inform instruction and make decisions
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Health, retirement disability, and vacation benefits included.  This position will require occasional travel.
Apply online. Please submit a cover letter which should include an explanation of the candidate's interest in the position as well as a summary of relevant qualifications and experience.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Special Education Teacher Sought in Chicago

Young Women's Leadership Charter School of Chicago is looking for a special education teacher to provide direct instruction for self-contained classes and to proactively collaborate with general education teachers to plan for and modify instruction of students with IEPs and 504 Plans.  Candidates should possess:
  • Required state teaching certification (LBS I or II) in special education.
  • Highly Qualified status under No Child Left Behind.
  • Knowledge of IDEA, the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as state and local special education programs and systems.
Please email  cover letter, resume, transcripts and two letters of recommendation to Ms. Tovah Hicks, Human Resources Manager.

ESL/Citizenship Instructor Needed in Mount Prospect

The Hanul Family Alliance, a 27 year old, community based, progressive social service organization in the Chicago metropolitan area,  seeks an ESL/Citizenship Instructor. Supervised by the Education Program Coordinator, the ESL/Citizenship Instructor will teach Permanent Legal Residents, who are Limited English Proficient students, basic English and civics education to better prepare them to take the Naturalization Exam.

Qulaified candidates should possess TESOL or Edcuation Degrees or Bachelor's degree with two or more years of teaching experience. Must have bilingual and bi-cultural (Korean-English) knowledge; Basic Microsoft Office skills; flexibility to attend meetings and trainings outside of the agency; and  excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

The work schedule is M-W 9:00-11:30 (ESL) and Thur 9:00-10:30 (Citizenship) in Mount Prospect.

Express your interest by emailing your resume and a cover letter to


직 원 모 집

한울 종합 복지관은 시카고 지역의 한인들을 위해 설립된 비영리 사회사업 단체로, 커뮤니티를 위해 함께 일할 분들을 찾고 있습니다. 관심 있는 분들의 많은 연락 바랍니다.

직책: 유급 파트타임 영어/시민권 강사
근무시간: 월.화.수요일 영어수업 (9:00am 11:30am) 목요일 시민권수업 (9:00-10:30am)

근무처: 북부사무소 (1166 S. Elmhurst Road Mt. Prospect, IL 60056)

담당 업무:

 영어.시민권수업진행. 학생관리및커리큘럼작성.

 그랜트관련리포트에필요한학생파일정리. 그랜트관련미팅및트레이닝참가
TESOL 전공자또는영어강사경력자우대

한국어/영어이중언어가능자. 컴퓨터사용필수

영문이력서와커버레터를2014년9월26일까지아래이메일로제출바랍니다. 문의전화: 847-439-5195 (ext.105)

Elementary Math Teacher Needed In Chicago

Robert A. Black Elementary School is looking for a 7th & 8th Grade Math teacher with a math endorsement. Interested candidates should contact Mr. McIntosh.

Andrew N. McIntosh, Principal
Robert A. Blcak Magnet School
9101 S. Euclid (grades 4-8)
7133 S. Coles (grades K-3)
Phone (773) 535-6390 or 6394
Fax (773) 535-6047 or 6057

Monday, September 22, 2014

Tutor and Teacher Openings at U-46

Elgin School District U-46 has a variety of job openings at the elementary, middle school, and high school levels.  To review the complete list of openings and to apply, go to

Immediate Openings At Rowe Elementary

Rowe Elementary School in Chicago has an immediate opening for an elementary teacher and a special education teacher.  Below is the link to use to get more information and apply:

The links on the right sidebar of this page provide the detailed job descriptions.

Thanks to alum and current COE student Derek Young for this announcement!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

5th Grade Teacher and 6th Grade Science Teacher Needed Immediately

JohnT. Pirie Fine Arts & Academic Center has an immediate need for Highly Qualified Illinois State Licensed teachers in the following areas:

5th Grade Teacher - General Elementary Education

6th Grade Departmental Teacher - The teacher must have a Middle School endorsement in the area of Science.  Additionally, a middle school endorsement in the areas of Reading, Math, & Social Science is preferred but not required.

Art Teacher – Teacher must have an Art endorsement and will be required to provide art instruction for Pre-K-6th grade students.

You may send your resume to Ms. Senalda R. Grady, Principal by email: Please contact the school at (773)535-3437  if you need further information.