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Teaching Positions

Creative Writing Camp Teachers +

WITS is hiring teachers for Creative Writing Camp Summer 2021. 

Teachers work in collaboration with a WITS professional writer to develop lesson plans and co-teach students during their summer camp experience. 

This camp started in 1990 in collaboration with Rice University’s School Literacy & Culture and stands as a means of providing professional development to teachers who are passionate about teaching writing to young people.

Job Description:

  • Plan lessons, co-teach and debrief daily with a professional writer
  • Develop and deliver creative writing lessons in a variety of genres
  • Integrate arts into lessons
  • Provide students with one-on-one feedback
  • Plan end of session celebration with students

 

Benefits:

  • Interact directly, one-on-one with a professional writer
  • Receive training before and during camp
  • Earn 12 hours of Gifted and Talented professional development hours
  • Earn 12 hours of TEA-approved CPE professional development hours

 

Apply now