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My name is Lynn Robb and I am the director of an an in-curriculum art
program at Will Rogers, a public elementary school in Santa Monica. I
am wrting again to announce that I have openings for two instructors for
the coming school year.
The job consists of teaching twelve 2 1/2 hour art lessons in three
classrooms (total of 36). Teachers are assigned to first, second,
third, fourth and/or fifth grade classes and remain with the same three
classes for the entire year. Teaching begins mid-October and continues
(roughly every other week, with breaks between trimesters) until early
The curriculum is made up of 3 sets of four thematic lessons. Each
lesson includes an investigation and discussion of a specific work of
art, sketchbook exercises, and an in-depth art production. A variety of
2-D and 3-D media are explored. Salary is $75. per lesson.
Basic qualifications necessary for the position are:
a passion for art, children and teaching,
a background in art (preferably , but not necessarily, as a practicing
experience working with children,
the maturity to manage a class of twenty or thirty students on one's
the ability to commit to the above mentioned schedule.
It is desirable that you have experience with Discipline Based Art
Education, but it is not required.
I am looking to fill these positions by mid-August. Please contact me at
your earliest convenience if you are interested or if you would like to
refer an interested party to me. Also, if you know any other possible
lists and/or contacts that could refer me to interested persons, I would
your forwarding this message or referring that information to me.
I can be reached by e-mail at the following address:
I can be reached by phone at:
Resumes may be faxed to me at:
Thanks for your interest.
Coordinator, Art Inquiry Program
Will Rogers Learning Community
Santa Monica, CA