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Director, Academic Excellence

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Rêve Academy is seeking a motivated and innovative individual to join our organization as Director, Academic Excellence. We are seeking someone who is passionate about amplifying the excellence of students, teachers, and schools through Rêve Academy’s values. 


Achievement + Authenticity + Collaboration + Empathy + Ingenuity + Agility


Instructional Coaching [50%]  

An instructional coach is someone who has the capacity to disrupt the status quo while maintaining strong rapport with all stakeholders.  

As a coach, you would be willing to:  

// Help others practice discomfort and to persist in uncomfortable situations 
// Listen empathetically to help inform understanding 
// Identify opportunities to recognize excellence and connect resources and opportunities in ways that move learning forward 
// Build upon the existing capacity of teachers and students to promote growth 

Thought Leadership [50%]    

An academic thought leader understands educational systems, is comfortable disrupting them, and is committed to equipping others with tools to engage in change.

As a thought leader, they are willing to: 

// Leverage Rêve Academy EDU’s teaching methodology throughout all curriculum development and delivery 
// Structure activities that align to educational and workforce preparation goals 
// Learn new methods and translate them to everyday work 
// Continually seek opportunities for excellence as a motivated educator 
// Contribute to the Rêve visual brand and serve as a Rêve ambassador 


// Foundational belief that all kids can learn and succeed 
// Belief that teachers can continue to grow in their practice to create environments and opportunities for excellence 
// Empathetic person skilled at establishing strong rapport with others 
// Highly motivated, organized worker with ability to collaboratively teach and learn 
// Demonstrates agility when priorities shift 
// Demonstrated excellence in teaching 
// Comfort with technology 


// 2-5 years of relevant experience in education 
// 2-5 years working in urban environment and/or program (concurrent with education experience or separate) 

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