3-5 Elementary Teacher
Venture Academy is now accepting applications for a full-time elementary teacher to join our Venture community and be a part of one of the best teams ever!
Venture Academy is a public charter school located in Marriott-Slaterville, UT. As a school of expeditionary learning, Venture Academy's approach to teaching and learning is based on: -a school culture that fosters respect, enthusiasm, collaboration, and the idea that with effort everyone can achieve more than they thought possible; -a rigorous and engaging curriculum that fosters deep learning; -an active, inquiry-based approach to instruction; -student-engaged assessment
Duties will include: 1. Designing curriculum, instruction, and assessment practices that reflect Venture Academy's core practices and meet Utah Core academic standards. 2. Developing learning expeditions that include fieldwork, experts, service, and high-quality final products aligned to state standards for classroom use. 3. Regular formative assessment of student work and adjustment of instruction based on that data 4. Commitment to and active participation in professional development and coaching cycles. 5. Collaboration with a team of teachers to develop programs and practices, schedules and structures that support the vision and goals of the school.