Presently we are seeking Reading and Math Interventionists/Tutors for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year.
Reading Intervention and Instruction
Gifted Apples provides intensive and strategic reading intervention to students with specific reading disorders which includes students with dyslexia; students at-risk for reading disorders (i.e., English Language Learners); students who were not diagnosed in early grades – 4-12 readers; and readers who have other learning disabilities which affect both reading, memory and comprehension.
Mathematics Intervention and Instruction
Gifted Apples provides intensive and strategic math intervention for students with math disabilities; specific learning and specific reading and comprehension disorders; as well as students needing math literacy instruction.
State and College Test Preparation Intervention and Instruction
Gifted Apples also provides regular education and special education instruction for
Grades 4-10 State’s Department of Education Achievement and Graduation test preparation; Grades 11 and 12 ACT and SAT college test preparation for regular and special education students; and Basic General Education Development test preparation in all content areas, for adult learners.
Non-Profit Professional and Administrative
Apples Literacy Advance &Math 4-12 Academy is a newly formed 501(c) (3) non-profit online school. For the upcoming 2016-2017 school year, we will be seeking to establish a professional, supportive staff with experience in finance; research; fund-raising; grant writing and organizational leadership. Your ability and knowledge in proposal and grant writing, will be compensated commensurate with demonstrated experience.
All teachers, tutor/interventionists and instructors must have at least 4-year degree (master’s preferred), and be licensed and/or certified in a trained discipline or grade-level content area for which they will be providing instruction. Teachers who are certified and/or licensed, but are currently seeking a higher-level degree or endorsement, are encouraged to apply.
Documented experience delivering intervention services to Grades 4-8 students with specific reading disorders; special education students; English language learners; and students who struggle with conceptual mathematics and math literacy is required for Gifted Apples teachers. Ability to work with diverse populations and grade levels of students, including Adult learners with specific reading disorders or limited reading ability, is necessary.
Teacher responsibilities require planning; differentiating; individualizing; and implementing instruction online to individual students and groups of 2-4 students. Excellent writing; speaking and social communication skills are paramount. As part of the intervention process, teachers and tutor/interventionists will administer assessments; write evaluation reports; design intervention plans; and document learning sessions.
All teachers and/or tutor/interventionists should have some technology background in creating and/or embedding video content; uploading files and working with Excel to create data charts and tables. Teachers must feel comfortable working in an online environment and be familiar with learning platforms and digital curriculum.
Experience is required in working with various populations and ages of students. Our instructional focus is for students in grades 4 through 12. We also provide Adult learners with reading and G.E.D. test preparation instruction.
Gifted Apples Literacy and E-Learning provides intensive intervention to students from grades 4-12 with specific reading and learning disorders (including dyslexia); English Language Learners; students at-risk for reading disorders; and students who struggle with mathematics on any grade level or strand. We follow research-based principles and our tutors and interventionists are required to deliver responsive to intervention instruction.
If you are passionate about educating students who struggle with reading and specific reading disorders (i.e., dyslexia); have math disabilities or struggle with comprehension of math concepts; and you would like to be part of Gifted Apples vision to teach foundational to complex reading skills to older struggling readers, we look forward to hearing from you.
Gifted Apples Literacy and E-Learning does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sexual orientation, ethnicity or disability. Retired teachers are welcome to apply.
We comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”) Rule 6 CFR Part 312 which is a requirement for operators of web sites or online services directed to children under (13) years of age, and of operators of other web sites or online services that have actual knowledge that they are collecting personal information online from a child under 13 years of age. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, 15 U.S.C. 6501–6505