Openings as of 1/27/2020
CyberLynx Homeschool and Correspondence Program in Wasilla is seeking a skilled, passionate, and enthusiastic certified teacher who is dedicated to working with students and families and who is interested in a non-traditional education opportunity.
CyberLynx is committed to maintaining a dynamic staff of caring and talented educators who are dedicated to student success and family satisfaction. Wasilla CyberLynx serves families who choose to homeschool their children in grades K-12 and high school students who need an alternative and flexible path toward graduation. This position requires professional knowledge of curriculum (K-12), Alaska State Standards, and an understanding of developmental norms.
This position requires partnering with parents to design their student’s individual education/learning plan, maintaining physical and electronic student files, communicating regularly with families regarding students’ academic progress, receiving and reviewing students’ quarterly work samples, issuing grades, tutoring students as needed, and connecting students to resources in the community.
The ideal candidate personally connects to our mission, excels at communication, develops and maintains positive relationships with other staff, parents, and students across diverse populations, works well in challenging situations, and proactively identifies opportunities to support students, all while remaining grounded in the day-to-day implementation of tasks and responsibilities. The candidate is also organized and efficient, gives attention to detail, is flexible and adaptable, and maintains a primary focus on service to students, parents, and colleagues.
CyberLynx is a statewide correspondence program under the Nenana City School District (NCSD), with offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Nenana, and Wasilla. NCSD offers a competitive salary package comparable to other Alaska School Districts offering a traditional teacher contract. CyberLynx office hours are 9 - 4:30, Monday - Friday. CyberLynx is a year-round program.
This is an extraordinary opportunity for a professional educator who desires the chance to make a significant impact on student achievement and outcomes.
Please submit a cover letter telling us why you want to work with us at CyberLynx and how you can contribute to what we do. Videos, websites, electronic portfolios, or other creative methods of introduction are also welcome.
Link to CyberLynx website: https://cyberlynx.org/
Link to NCSD website: https://www.nenanalynx.org/
Link to NCSD negotiated agreement: https://tinyurl.com/y6vgcxld