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Posted: Saturday, December 16, 2017 12:11 AM


About Mount Saint Mary's University:

Mount Saint Mary's is the only women's university in Los Angeles and one of the most diverse in the nation. The University is known nationally for its research on gender equality, its innovative health and science programs, and its commitment to community service. As a leading liberal arts institution, Mount Saint Mary's provides year-round, flexible and online programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Weekend, evening and graduate programs are offered to both women and men. Mount alums are engaged, active global citizens who use their knowledge and skills to better themselves, their communities and the world.

Mount Saint Mary's University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is thoroughly committed both to providing equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees, and to providing a work environment that is free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States. The University will not assist applicants with any visa matters. A background check will be required.

Job Description:

EDU 1/255: Social Studies and the Arts

Course Description

Social Studies and the Arts: Elementary Curriculum is a professional preparation course for the teaching of history-social science and the visual and performing arts in elementary classrooms. Central to the course are the concepts and skills required for the effective planning and teaching of social studies and the arts. Students will learn to apply "Backwards Design" (Wiggins & McTighe, 1998) model of curriculum design to create an integrated unit in Social Studies and the Arts and to plan social studies and arts lessons. Varied instructional strategies, multiple means of assessment, effective integration of technology and support for English language learners will be addressed. The course includes collaboration with Inner City Arts.


Expertise in Social Studies pedagogy
Must be available to teach weekly on Thursdays from 5:30 - 8:00pm at the downtown Los Angeles Doheny Campus from January 8th through May 3rd.
Master's degree and current experience working with K-12 and college students is preferred.

Additional Information:

The University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse student population and workforce as a reflection of our commitment to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of learning. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply to be a student or to work for the University.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please complete the online application, by visiting, and be sure to attach your most recent CV.

You may contact Julie Feldman-Abe, Director of Elementary Teacher Preparation at for more information.

• Location: Los Angeles

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