The University of North Carolina at Greensboro’s School of Education is committed to advancing access to life’s opportunities by providing transformative learning, leading innovation and discovery, engaging communities, and promoting equity and diversity.
Provide Transformative Learning – We provide a transformative educational experience rich in real-world learning opportunities.
Lead Innovation and Discovery – We lead innovation and research and bridge discovery with teaching and practice to address our most pressing social needs.
Promote Equity and Diversity – We promote a just society through valuing diversity and fostering educational and social equity.
Engage Community – We actively sustain an engaged and collaborative community of students, staff, faculty, alumni, and partners to act as agents of real-world change.
The Academic Coach will work with Teacher Residents and their clinical teachers with the mission of linking the university campus and the school district for the purpose of establishing and maintaining program coherence. The Academic Coach for the Teacher Residency Program is responsible for ensuring that clinical teachers understand their role, are providing quality assistance to the residents, and when problems arise, helping to mediate and resolve the problem. The Academic Coach is also responsible for establishing a learning community among the residents and scheduling staff development for residents and clinical teachers and will serve as the instructor for the clinical experience and clinical seminars. The Academic Coach will serve as a broker, connecting the University faculty, district staff, clinical teachers and residents.
Valid NC teaching license, with a minimum of 5 years’ teaching experience in middle or high school. Doctoral degree in education or a related field.
Internal Number: 998505
About UNC Greensboro
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.