Professional Learning Engineer

Department: Verizon Innovative Learning Schools
Location:

About Digital Promise
Digital Promise is an independent, bipartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to spur innovation in education for all levels of learners. Positioned at the intersection of educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers, Digital Promise identifies, develops, and promotes strategies to improve all levels of education and provide Americans with the knowledge and skills needed to compete in the global economy. Digital Promise is a fast-paced, growing, entrepreneurial organization that values and rewards performance, collaboration, and innovation.

About the Initiative
Digital Promise, with support from the Verizon Foundation and Verizon Wireless, is partnering with seventy-four U.S. middle schools across the country to create innovative learning environments and fully document the process so others can learn from their experiences. With a goal to close the digital learning gap at a diverse array of low-income middle schools, this initiative will provide students with one-to-one access to mobile learning technology in the classroom and at home, educators with personalized professional development, and all participants with a national community of practice. There is a focus on engaging students and teachers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) during the course of the grant.

About the Position
The Professional Learning Engineer will be primarily responsible for  building capacity in and

supporting school-based instructional coaches in a subset of the seventy-four schools and helping teachers fully leverage the technology in and out of school.  This is an exciting opportunity to play an integral role in a national initiative that leverages technology in support of teaching and learning.

There is only one vacancy for this position. CA/FL/TX/DC are the preferred locations but we may also consider remote candidates.

Responsibilities:
Professional Development Planning and Delivery

Building Coaching Capacity

Reporting

Initiative Implementation

Travel

Qualifications

Compensation:
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.

To Apply:
You will need to submit your resume, cover letter, and online portfolio link. Applicants are encouraged to submit their materials as soon as possible. Review will be on a rolling basis until the search is successful.

Digital Promise is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applications with regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.


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