Manager, Education Technology

Who You Are

  • An evangelist about technology's potential for improving educational outcomes and elevating the teaching profession
  • An organized systems thinker with the ability to handle multiple projects with varying deadlines
  • A strong team player who has the willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done
  • An educator with at 2 years of experience using technology in the classroom (strongly preferred) as a teacher or administrator
  • A leader on teams with experience delivering professional development
  • A reformer who is committed to education responsible citizen-scholars for success in both college and citizenship

What You'll Do

  • Work with the Senior Director of Information Systems and members of the Academics team to implement Democracy Prep's vision for incorporating technology across its schools
  • Deliver professional development (online and in person) to teachers and school leaders on instructional technologies
  • Provide ongoing nonjudgmental support to teachers, school-based tech associates, and school leaders and respond professionally and quickly to requests
  • Maintain and improve systems that enable seamless use of technology by students, teachers, and leaders
  • Keep an eye on the ed tech market for new tools that fit into DP's model and coordinate with and negotiate with ed tech vendors
  • Implement and evaluate small pilots of promising tools at individual school sites
  • Support an Innovative Teacher Professional Learning Community made up of tech-forward teachers at DP schools in pushing boundaries and providing professional development
  • Work with the Academics team and schools to coordinate computer-based state testing
  • Occasional travel to our regions in Louisiana, Washington D.C., Nevada, and Camden, NJ (5-10%)

Compensation

Salary range is $60,000 - $65,000 commensurate with your experience. Democracy Prep employees are provided with a benefits package that includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, 403B matching, parental leave, tuition reimbursement, a smartphone, and a laptop.


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