5 Reasons to Teach This Summer at Aim High
Did you know that Aim High is hiring 500+ educators and aspiring educators this summer? Our summer staff brings the MAGIC to Aim High year after year. Our teaching team spends the summer empowering middle schoolers to see their power and potential. If you are looking for a summer gig, check out our five reasons to teach at Aim High this summer. Small Class Sizes At Aim High, we are intentional in making sure our students are supported, which means keeping our class sizes small. Aim High’s student-to-teacher ratio is 9:1—and that changes everything. We practice a personalized approach to teaching. Every classroom has a seasoned educator and an assistant teacher, a person who might be interested in entering the field of teaching. Innovative Curriculum Every year, our Central Office team reviews our curriculum to ensure our students are supported emotionally and academically. Our lessons are centered around our students, to enable them to develop critical thinking skills by solving complex real-world problems. Professional Development Of the 6 weeks of the program our summer staff work, one week is dedicated to professional development. Teachers undergo integrative training on current topics using research-backed methods, trauma-informed and social-emotional teaching. Our summer teachers receive instant feedback to improve their teaching practices. Elevate your Career Whether you are an experienced teacher or an aspiring educator, there is a place for you at Aim High. There are multiple opportunities for you to grow professionally, expand your leadership skills and further develop as an educator. Have Fun Spend your summer working collaboratively with a group of people who enjoy inspiring students, and believe that education is the foundation that gives students the opportunity to aspire for more. Summer after summer, our educators return because they have fun! Aim High provides educators a glimpse of what public education should look like. Aim High is actively recruiting for a wide range of summer teaching and staff positions: Lead Teachers, Academic Coaches, Student Support Specialists, Campus Coordinators, Assistant Teachers and High School Interns & Volunteers. To learn more visit our teacher page or sign up to attend a virtual informational session.