Summer GED/HSE Teacher
Detroit, MI Strategic Operations
Description

In partnership with Detroit Public Schools Community District, DESC is enhancing its program offerings at the Detroit At Work Centers to include GED/HSE and High School Diploma preparation and completion to improve essential foundational skills necessary for Detroiters to get a job and improve career outcomes. 


A Summer Adult Education Program will include a planning period from July 7 to July 9 and direct services to students from July 12 - August 16 through online platforms of MS Teams and Gradpoint. Participants will have access to instructor support to complete their GED/HSE or High School Diploma. This is an extension of the full Adult Education program that includes morning and evening classes, ESL courses and adult education integrated with technical training. 

Requirements

· A valid teaching license/certificate or license permit in one or more of the core content areas: ELA, Reading, Math, Social Studies or Science

· Experience working with adult learners in a school setting or educational environment


Expectations

· Assist with outreach, student registration and in-take process, including student transcript reviews, digital literacy assessment.

· Conduct pre and post test assessments

· Work with Adult Education team to create clear schedules for in-person and on-line instruction.

· Develop lesson plans and maintain up to date Individual Education Plans based on the student individual requirements

· Conduct a combination of live and self paced GED instruction combining instructional lessons that integrate with Kaplan and Gradpoint

· Monitor student progress and provide student data to the Adult Education team

· Maintain attendance and program reports

· Provide both class instruction and tutoring, both in-person and on-line, depending on need.

· Provide one-to-one support to students to keep them engaged and motivated to reach their learning goals.

· Assist students with technology and connectivity issues

· Assist with planning and guidance for fall program

· Strive to support students to achieve their GED and High School Diploma