ACI Participant (Full Time) - H&P LLC, Writer's Workshop Program Creation

Nov 05 2020
Aloha Connects Innovation Program - Hawaii Island |Honolulu|Full Time, $20.00 - $25.00 / hour
Job Description

Writer's Workshop Program Creation for Elementary School aged children from grades 2-5

Position is fully remote 

 

Overview: 

Assist in the development of a Writer’s Workshop repeatable program for aspiring young writers.  Ideation and co-creation of a new program for writing that utilizes Lucy Calkins Units of Study and Writer’s Workshop methodology.  Gain experience developing a new writing program that will be a pivot from in-person learning, bringing a new model and method of learning writing from in-person to a virtual writer's workshop.

 

Job Description for development of new program: 

  • Help create a new model for teaching writing in a remote learning model
  • Explore and assist in the pilot of ideas for teaching homeschool parents how to lead writers workshops, utilizing Lucy Calkin’s Units of Study methodology
  • Document the best processes for teaching Lucy Calkin’s Units of Study from this project 
  • Actively pilot workshop methodology, framework and plan for 1) Narrative 2) Informational and 3) Opinion writing 
  • Assist in documenting a plan for teaching the Writer’s Workshops remotely

Requirements: 

  • Ability to work remotely over Zoom; position is fully remote and a reliable internet connection and quiet working environment is required
  • Desire to transform educational models and opportunities
  • Easy-going, ability to create a fun environment for children and a love of writing
  • Good communication
  • Creative
  • Positive, growth-mindset oriented