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Vallego, CA school seeks Mandarin Teacher



Mandarin Teacher for Charter Middle School and High School
Mare Island Technology Academy (MIT) at Vallejo in California is
seeking a Mandarin Instructor to further develop the newest addition
to its World Languages curriculum. The ideal candidate will embrace
the school’s mission of high-tech, high expectations, project-based
learning and:

Motivate Middle School and High School students for success in
mastering Mandarin Prepare Middle School and High School students for the
required college course sequence (Chinese 120-220 at Diablo Valley
College) that students are required to attend after passing the High
School level Mandarin courses taught at MIT Academy Coordinate student support with the Mandarin Coach whose job it is to support struggling students
Incorporate Language Lab and online supplemental material into
the curriculum (MIT Academy is a 1:1 student to computer ratio
environment in every classroom) Plan Field Trips to further the students’ appreciation of the Chinese culture.  Support the school culture based on the principles of firm, fair, and consistent practices, respect for individual students, and development of responsible citizenship.

Minimum qualifications:

1)      Bachelor’s degree;
2)      Experience working with middle and/or high school age students;
3)      Passion for creating a world class Mandarin language program
at MIT Academy.

How to apply:

Please submit the following documents to Brenda Franks at via e-mail,, or fax, (707) 643-1454.
·         Cover letter
·         Resume or vita
·         Three professional letters of reference
·         Three student letters of reference
·         MIT Academy Application for Employment (downloadable at