Compass Academy

Colorado
Info
https://www.compassacademy.org/
6th - 8th
  • Denver
  • Overview

    Compass Academy supports students in developing integrated academic and social-emotional Learner & Leader competencies that provide pathways from poverty to post-secondary success. Leveraging advances in learning sciences and youth development practices we enable students to realize their unique talents through a personalized learning environment that fosters deeper learning; challenge them to master the most critical cognitive skills necessary for college and career readiness; and support them in developing linguistic proficiency that prepares them to collaborate with diverse communities and enter the global market.

    - At least two years of experience teaching in a diverse middle school classroom

    - Experience with Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students

    - Experience working with Complex Learners

    - Comprehensive knowledge of content area and ability to effectively implement a variety of curriculum to enhance student learning

    - Proven track-record of raising student achievement & holding students to high expectations

    - Experience using data to collaborate and support student performance

    - Commitment to growth and reflection through coaching and professional development

    - Communication and relationship-building skills with experience cultivating strong connections with students, families, and community stakeholders

    - Ability to work in a team, with a do-what-it-takes attitude, strong work ethic and organizational skills, and great sense of humor

    - Belief in Compass’ mission and vision including the belief that all children can succeed in school, college, career and life

    - Experience using multi-tiered student support systems, early warning systems, and developing the culture and climate in a high functioning urban school

    - Proficient or fluent in Spanish and interest in working in a school that prioritizes bilingual and biliterate education

    - Experience in a progressive or start-up charter school environment

    - Competitive compensation package and generous & innovative benefits

    - Excellent professional development and coaching

    - Additional in-classroom support from trained City Year AmeriCorps Members

    - Dedicated time for both independent and collaborative planning

    Roles (2)
    7th Grade Science Teacher
    Denver, CO
    Teacher
    $45K - $65K/year
    7th Grade ELA Teacher
    Denver, CO
    Teacher
    $45K - $65K/year
    Our Students
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    Our Faculty
    35 %
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    Info
    https://www.compassacademy.org/
    6th - 8th
  • Denver
  • Our Students
    90 %
    95 %
    60 %
    20 %
    Our Faculty
    35 %
    75 %