The mission of Citizens of the World Los Angeles (CWC LA) is to provide a socio-economically, culturally, and racially diverse community of students in Los Angeles with an intellectually challenging, experiential learning environment that develops each student's confidence, potential, and individual responsibility as citizens of the world. CWC schools:
The CWC LA network is growing at a rapid rate and currently enrolls 1,900 students in three high-performing schools, growing to well over 2,000 students over the next several years. Our schools include:
CWC LA has a Regional Support Office that supports all CWC LA schools. We work with our network partners at Citizens of the World Charter Schools (CWC Schools), linking the schools in Los Angeles to CWC schools in Kansas City.
Our core values are embraced by the entire community:
CWC is seeking a Lead Social Studies Teacher for the 2019-20 school year. This teacher will work collaboratively with the Social Studies department and grade-level teams to develop and implement challenging, student-centered curriculum. Additionally, this teacher will serve as an Advisor to a small cohort of students to facilitate the school’s program in social-emotional learning and mentorship.
The Lead Social Studies Teacher’s job responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate will have the following experience/traits:
Successful candidates will have the following skills and personal characteristics: