Catamount Institute 2014 Fall Symposium

The Colorado College Education Department maintains a longstanding partnership with the Catamount Institute. Every year, the ED Department helps to cultivate young minds by hosting Catamount Institute’s Young Environmental Stewards for their Fall and Spring Symposia. Below are photos from the Symposium on December 13, 2014, held at Bemis Great Hall on the Colorado College campus. Photos courtesy of Catamount Institute.

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Physics Teacher Position at Air Academy High School


Dr. Mark Hatchell, Superintendent of Schools
Education & Administration Center
1110 Chapel Hills Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Phone 719-234-1200 * Fax 719-234-1257


Physics Teacher (INR)

Posting Date: August 15, 2014

Last Day to Submit an Application or Transfer Request: Three business days from posting date or until filled.

Organization: Air Academy High School

Location: Air Academy HS

Will be teaching physics and honors physics


Teacher: Science:

  • Valid Colorado Teaching license
  • Demonstrated expertise in subject area
  • Excellent organizational and academic skills
  • Effective student management skills
  • Student centered; Demonstrated success in working with students
  • Inquiry-based approach to learning
  • Excellent collaborative/teaming skills
  • Energetic, creative, innovative, flexible
  • Ability to use data/technology to improve instruction and learning, and to interpret test data
  • Working knowledge of and success in applying state standards in subject area
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; skillful communicator with students, staff and parents
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Assistant Professor in Literacy Development Position Opening

The Education Department at Colorado College, a selective private liberal arts institution, invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor in Literacy Development and Early Childhood/Elementary Education (P-6) beginning fall 2015.

We seek a colleague with expertise in literacy, most specific to the elementary years, and P-12 school experience (as a classroom teacher, literacy coach, literacy resource teacher, administrator or equivalent).

The position requires teaching six courses during the academic year with the potential for teaching summer courses. Courses contribute to both our undergraduate Education major and Teacher Preparation programs (9th semester and Master of Arts in Teaching).HiringTenureTrackPositionImage



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Job Opening: Math Teacher at Colorado Springs School

Middle and Upper School Math Teacher

Posting Date: May 30, 2014

School: The Colorado Springs School

Description: The Colorado Springs School is looking for a qualified math teacher to teach 5 math classes, serve as a student advisor, and lead experiential activities.

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Competitive


  • Degree in mathematics – bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred
  • Previous experience teaching mathematics in middle/upper school
  • Innovative mindset with strong skills in communication, collaboration, and technology
  • Ability and desire to lead multi-day experiential seminars

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a resume and letter of personal teaching philosophy to

Contact: Eric Gaylord,