Fields: English, education, youth, conservation, environment
Location: Asheville North Carolina
Deadline: June 8, 2018
Details and Requirements: The Outdoor Academy is a residential semester school for high achieving tenth-grade and select ninth- and eleventh-grade students. Rising from a long tradition of experiential education, The Outdoor Academy incorporates a college preparatory curriculum with environmental education, wilderness leadership, unique arts offerings, and regional studies in a small community setting. Established in 1995, The Outdoor Academy enrolls up to 28 students from across the United States each semester to attend our school located in Pisgah Forest, North Carolina.
The English Teacher is responsible for teaching two sections of the OA English curriculum, which focuses on place-based literature and nature writing. BS/BA degree required, advanced degree preferred; Prior teaching experience in English, Literature, or Language Arts; Experience working with young people in academic, experiential, outdoor, or residential settings preferred; Experience in curriculum development, experiential education, and interdisciplinary collaboration preferred
Apply Here: https://naaee.org/eepro/jobs/english-teacher