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Call for Applications: World History or World Geography Teacher-in-Residence Position

The Educational Outreach Division of the Library of Congress is seeking applications from current world history or world geography teachers for a Teacher-in-Residence position within its Educational Outreach division during the 2017-18 school year.

Educational Outreach develops and delivers teaching materials and programs to make the Library’s unparalleled collections of primary sources visible, accessible, and easy for K-12 teachers to integrate into the classroom. Previous Teachers-in-Residence have led professional development workshops, developed teaching materials, conducted research in the Library’s collections, and led and supported projects to reach a diverse audience of educators nationwide. Qualifications of successful candidates include:

  • Knowledge of the Library’s digitized primary sources with experience using them in world history or world geography instruction,
  • Leadership experience, especially in designing and delivering professional development,
  • An innovative, flexible and collaborative work style, able to work on a team in an office environment,
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • The ability to live and work in the Washington, DC, metro area for the duration of the school year.

Deadline: Applications Due Monday, April 17th
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