Professional Learning Specialist

  • As our company continues to grow, we are looking to add additional team members who share our core values and are interested in being a part of something that has never been done before in education. Our goal is to hire a new Professional Learning Specialist who wants to help teachers learn how to use our instructional materials for science, mathematics or engineering.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing, facilitating and following up on face-to-face and virtual professional learning experiences about Argument-Driven Inquiry (ADI) at schools throughout the United States. The professional learning experiences we offer focus on science, mathematics, or engineering in grades 3-12.

  • Developing new (and refining existing) professional learning experiences based on current trends, research, and policy, and supporting teachers and district leaders as they learn how to use our instructional materials.
  • Provide support for districts who are using ADI online resources as needed.
  • Create and deliver webinars about our resources for educators on Zoom.
  • Create and deliver conference talks for educators
  • Create support videos and other informational tools (such as responses to frequently asked questions) about ADI online resources.
  • Have a detailed understanding of our online products and services.
  • Assist customers (districts and individual teachers) with setting up and navigating programs or software associated with ADI online resources as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, mathematics, engineering, or education.

  • Experience teaching science, math, or engineering in grades 3-12.
  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative team and complete projects independently.
  • Highly Proficient with Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Professional appearance and attitude at all times.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds (because materials for workshops need to be moved into and out of schools)
  • Valid Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree

  • Experience using the Argument-Driven Inquiry model or supporting others as they learn to use the model.
  • Experience facilitating professional learning experiences (or providing professional development) for teachers.
  • Large group (50+) presentation or speaking experience (beyond classroom teaching).
  • Knowledge of current trends, research, and policy in science, mathematics, and engineering education.

Other Information about the Position

  • Time Commitment: Full-time
  • Location: Austin, TX (not negotiable)

Benefits & Compensation

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance Reimbursement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

To Apply

Send the following to: jobs@argumentdriveninquiry.com

  • Cover Letter and Resume or CV