“Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.” -W.E.B. DuBois
We work hard to intentionally transform the trajectory of our scholars and the Pico/Union community through a safe and supportive school community focused on college readiness. We do this in partnership with parents and families and by holding high expectations for our scholars, staff and students.
We believe that the mission-driven educators in our classrooms who influence and impact the lives of each and every scholar on the journey to and through college are the heroes of this work. Thus, we highly value our teachers and their development and offer our teachers consistent feedback, coaching support, weekly professional development, a structured environment, and a competitive salary with strong benefits.
At Equitas Academy, we intentionally transform the lives of our scholars through their academic and character educations. We believe that no single factor impacts their success more than the quality of their teachers. In creating the best, most collaborative, most reflective team of teachers possible, we also want to be intentional and authentic about creating a teaching staff that reflects our scholars and how they move through the world. We believe it is our duty and honor to prepare our scholars to be active citizens who engage in the work of and transforming their own communities—in addition to getting a degree from a four-year college or university. We are seeking to hire teachers and staff from the same or similar communities to join us in this work and be role models for our scholars. We are committed to building and supporting a teaching force that includes strong representation from teachers of color and members of the LGBTQ community. We welcome and strongly encourage all applicants who are committed to the mission that all students deserve a chance to transform their future and their community through public education.
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSION
Thinking about applying to join our team? Learn about who we are, what we do, and where we serve on one of our Virtual Information Sessions. CLICK HERE to sign-up.
Host: Equitas Academy Talent Team
Audience: Teachers interested in learning more about Equitas
What: Equitas Academy Virtual Information Session Webinar
When: Thursday, April 26th, 2018 at 4:00pm
Why: Join us to see if Equitas Academy is the best place for you! We will provide general information about Equitas Academy, our work, and the application process. Hear from a current Equitas educator about the many benefits we have to offer.
How to Register: CLICK HERE to sign-up for an upcoming Virtual Information Session
Questions? Please contact Shenel Hughes, Talent Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.