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.