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Pratt Part-Time Faculty - Intensive English Program in Brooklyn, New York

The Intensive English Program at Pratt Institute is creating a pool of part-time faculty for summer and fall ESL courses.

Devoted to a creative learning community, Pratt recognizes the strength that stems from a diversity of perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, approaches, and experiences. We aspire to continue to grow as a place that always welcomes and encourages individuals of all backgrounds to contribute to and be part of Pratt culture.

We are looking for applicants who:

  • Can teach a full range of academic language skills including research and sociolinguistic competency in addition to reading, writing, speaking, listening, and pronunciation

  • Have experience teaching on a variety of online platforms as well as in person

  • Use materials that are geared toward students’ fields of study and interests, encourage creative and critical thinking, and are sophisticated enough to challenge learners while still being accessible

  • Know how to help students use their creativity in service of their language development

  • Are familiar with task- and project-based learning and reflective assessment practices. Some experience with ePortfolio practices is preferred.