The University of Colorado Boulder School of Education is currently
accepting applications for a full-time Master Teacher in
Mathematics Education for their CU Teach Program. The CU-Teach
Program is an innovative, nationally renowned secondary math and
science teacher education program offered through a collaboration
among the University of Colorado Boulder School of Education, the
College of Arts and Sciences, and the College of Engineering and
Applied Science. It offers a unique engineering pathway to science
and math teacher licensure through an engineering major and the
Teach Engineering Program
and prepares outstanding secondary
(grades 7-12) science and math teachers.
A CU Teach Master Teacher is recognized for their excellent
classroom teaching and leadership in professional development. The
Master Teacher plays a critical role in teaching and coaching
students and facilitating strong partnerships with local schools
and community organizations. They work closely with faculty and
staff in the College of Arts and Science and College of Engineering
to develop and implement discipline-specific certification courses.
They will also work with faculty and staff in the School of
Education to ensure advisement, course content, and
field-experiences align with other teacher education efforts.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a
culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students
dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We
are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and
individuals with disabilities.
Who We Are
The mission of the CU Boulder School of Education is grounded in a
lived commitment to democracy, diversity, equity, and justice. We
teach and conduct research to make a positive difference with and
in schools and communities. The work of our faculty, researchers,
staff, and students leads to evidence-based policy and practice. We
aim for our graduates to be engaged and informed educators,
researchers, policymakers, and community leaders.
We offer cutting-edge, engaging teacher preparation, innovative
undergraduate programs, and Colorado's top-ranked graduate
education in: STEM Education, Educational Foundations, Policy &
Practice, Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity, Learning
Sciences & Human Development, and Research, Evaluation &
What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be
Responsibilities in this position include but are not limited
What We Can Offer
- Teach a minimum of 7 courses or 21 credits annually unless
otherwise arranged with the Dean.
- Support program evaluation efforts for pre-service candidates
that are student teaching.
- Work with CU Teach Director to establish and maintain field
experience sites and to coordinate student placements in field
- Work with local area public school teachers, who act as mentors
for the students, and conduct field observations of the students in
elementary, middle, and high school contexts.
- Collaborate with School of Education, College of Arts &
Sciences, and College of Engineering to ensure advisement, course
content, and field experiences are consistent with program
- Mentor students.
- Carry out other programmatic tasks, e.g., provide recruitment
support, update program documents, represent the program to
district and community partners, coordinate internship
The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits
, including medical, dental,
retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The
University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in
Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education
environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder
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What We Require
What You Will Need
- Master’s degree in mathematics education or in a field of
- Minimum 5 years as a successful secondary mathematics or
science classroom teacher, with a preference for experience in
diverse public schools.
- Deomonstrated experience and/or leadership in professional
development and experience working with beginning teachers or
equivalent, e.g., teacher coach or mentor.
- Regular participation in state, regional, or national
professional organizations and activities.
What We Would Like You To Have
- Strong commitment to equitable teaching.
- Strong written, verbal and organizational skills.
- Good collaborative and problem-solving skills.
- Desire to work with pre-service undergraduate and graduate
- Knowledge of local districts and Colorado educational
- Experience with educational technology in K-12 classrooms.
To apply, please submit the following materials:
- Cover Letter: a succinct letter of application specifying your
areas of expertise and how your approach to teaching aligns with
the School of Education’s commitment to democracy, diversity,
equity and justice.
- Teaching/Course Evaluations
During the application process, you will need to enter contact
information for 2 references and we will request letters of
recommendation and additional materials if needed, as the search
progresses. Please do not mail hardcopies or electronic copies of
your application materials.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until the position is filled.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For
consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to providing a safe
and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve
this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final
applicants being considered for employment. Background
investigations include a criminal history record check, and an EPLS
(Excluded Parties List System) check.
Posting Contact Information
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