Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Learning Coaches and Mentors Needed at Edge Dance

Dr. Sonia Kennedy, Project Leader of Edge Dance (, is developing an affiliated youth program focused on students’ academic and social-emotional development. She is currently looking to hire learning coaches and mentors.

Here are some of the specifics of the Learning Coach/Mentor position:

-Delivering/developing mini study sessions and/or independent learning activities for students with a focus on executive functioning issues
-Assistance in the creation of student portfolios
-Ability to conduct group study sessions
-Experience working with students with learning disabilities, executive functioning issues
-Some experience with STEM and Humanities courses (English, Social Sciences, Language Arts)
-Possible evaluation/grading of student coursework
-Ability to utilize rubric to assist student in meeting course objectives
-Reporting student information via technology based program
-Conducting observations of students as they participate in experiential learning activities

The scheduling and days the learning coach/mentor would be needed (possibly 10-16 hours a week, 4 days a week, is from 2:00-6:00).

If you know of anyone please have them contact Dr. Kennedy via email at

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