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City of Lakes AmeriCorps - Academic Coach
PLEASE NOTE - There are rolling start dates as applicants are accepted with Nov. 1st being the latest fall start date. We also have a half-year, full-time January thru June position posted. City of Lakes AmeriCorps members gain unparalleled hands-on experience working directly with students, teachers, families, and fellow corps members. If you are interested in developing your professional and interpersonal skills while exploring the fields of education and youth development within the context of a large urban school system, City of Lakes is the program for you! City of Lakes AmeriCorps members serve in middle schools in the Minneapolis Public Schools district. Members are part of a teacher team providing academic support to a caseload of Long-Term English Learners in classrooms throughout the school day. Members also offer after school enrichment opportunities to students and maintain ongoing regular communications with students' families. Our ability to support the academic and developmental needs of our students depends upon the one-on-one relationships members build with their students and is at the heart of all that we do. Somali, Spanish and Hmong speakers are particularly desired. Please visit to learn more!
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Member Duties : Member will serve during the school day at a Minneapolis Public Schools site to provide a caseload of students with intensive academic coaching focused on English Language Development. This includes direct instruction using an Academic Language Development curriculum as well as daily in-class support in content classes (science, social studies, English language arts and math). To do this, members build positive relationships with youth and collaborate with ESL and content teachers. Additional responsibilities include family engagement through ongoing communication with families and two family engagement events, involvement in after school programs, participation in twice-monthly program trainings.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training . 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Writing/Editing ,  Social Services ,  Community Organization ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Education ,  Leadership ,  General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Communications . 
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City of Lakes AmeriCorps - Academic Coach

Program Start/End Date
11/01/2021  -   07/31/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  

Desired:Somali, Spanish, Hmong

Accepting Applications
From  02/01/2021  To  11/05/2021 

Contact Lisa Lambert
1250 W Broadway Ave
Minneapolis   MN   55411

Listing ID 86254