[Gis] Call for Curriculum Developer for Geospatial Software Program

Ross Rogers ross@uen.org
Thu, 24 Aug 2006 08:38:32 -0600


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This is just another reason why we need to be teaching GIS in our
schools. For those interested, good luck.

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Ross Rogers
Utah Education Network
Professional Development
1705 E Campus Center Dr #205
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
(801) 585-7905
ross@uen.org
www.uen.org/development

Call for Curriculum Developer for Geospatial Software Program=20

Interactive Earth Multimedia Software and Curriculum Project=20
Organization: WorldLink Media=20
Position: Curriculum Developer for geospatial software program=20
Location: The Presidio, San Francisco, CA=20

WorldLink Media is seeking a Curriculum Developer to join an innovative
curriculum design team for the Interactive Earth project. You will
participate in developing a secondary school curriculum focused on the
general theme of Earth systems science, with applicability to the
disciplines of Earth science, environmental science, geography, and
economics.=20

Successful candidates will=20
*        Have developed secondary school curriculum.=20
*        Strong content knowledge in Earth science, environmental
science, and/or geography.=20
*        Be familiar with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a tool
for teaching and learning.=20
*        Have experience with designing inquiry-based and project-based
learning.=20
*        Enjoy doing background research on topics in Earth and
environmental science and geography.=20
*        Have experience teaching in one or more grade levels 6-12.=20
*        Be creative and imaginative in their approach to curriculum
design.=20
Additional pluses=20
*        Be familiar with and enjoy using geospatial software
applications such as ArcGIS, Google Earth and NASA World Wind.=20
*        A track record in published curriculum.=20
*        Experience with creating and using authentic assessments.=20

Terms of consultancy=20
Fall 2006: Responsible to write two thematic units with three activities
per unit, for a total of six activities. Work as a consultant, providing
own computer and high-speed Internet connection.=20

Interactive Earth is a collaborative project of WorldLink Media, TERC,
NASA Goddard, and World Resources Institute with funding support from
the National Science Foundation.=20

APPLICATIONS:=20
Please send a resume and cover letter, and relevant curriculum design
sample(s) to:=20

jobs@goworldlink.org=20
Please include "Curriculum Developer" in the subject line of your
message.=20


Resume attachments are accepted.=20
We will review all resume submissions. Unfortunately, due to the volume
of submissions, we can only respond to applicants who best match the job
requirements.

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luck.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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ross@uen.org<br>
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<p class=3DMsoNormal style=3D'margin-left:.5in'><b><font size=3D3 =
face=3DArial><span
style=3D'font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'>Call for =
Curriculum
Developer for Geospatial Software Program</span></font></b> <br>
<br>
<i><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-style:italic'>Interactive Earth Multimedia Software and Curriculum =
Project</span></font></i>
<br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DHelvetica><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Helvetica;
font-weight:bold'>Organization: WorldLink Media</span></font></b> <br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DHelvetica><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Helvetica;
font-weight:bold'>Position: Curriculum Developer for geospatial software
program</span></font></b> <br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DHelvetica><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Helvetica;
font-weight:bold'>Location: The Presidio, <st1:place =
w:st=3D"on"><st1:City w:st=3D"on">San
  Francisco</st1:City>, <st1:State =
w:st=3D"on">CA</st1:State></st1:place> </span></font></b><br>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>WorldLink
Media is seeking a Curriculum Developer to join an innovative curriculum =
design
team for the <i><span style=3D'font-style:italic'>Interactive Earth =
</span></i>project.
You will participate in developing a secondary school curriculum focused =
on the
general theme of Earth systems science, with applicability to the =
disciplines
of Earth science, environmental science, geography, and =
economics.</span></font>
<br>
<br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-weight:bold'>Successful candidates will</span></font></b> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Have =
developed
secondary school curriculum.</span></font> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Strong =
content
knowledge in Earth science, environmental science, and/or =
geography.</span></font>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Be =
familiar with
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a tool for teaching and =
learning.</span></font>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Have =
experience
with designing inquiry-based and project-based learning.</span></font> =
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Enjoy =
doing
background research on topics in Earth and environmental science and =
geography.</span></font>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Have =
experience
teaching in one or more grade levels 6-12.</span></font> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Be =
creative and
imaginative in their approach to curriculum design.</span></font> <br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-weight:bold'>Additional pluses</span></font></b> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Be =
familiar with
and enjoy using geospatial software applications such as ArcGIS, Google =
Earth
and NASA World Wind.</span></font> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>A track =
record in
published curriculum.</span></font> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DSymbol><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'>&middot; =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DSymbol><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Symbol'> =
</span></font><font
size=3D2><span style=3D'font-size:10.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font><font =
size=3D2
face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Experience with
creating and using authentic assessments.</span></font> <br>
<br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-weight:bold'>Terms of consultancy</span></font></b> <br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Fall
2006: Responsible to write two thematic units with three activities per =
unit,
for a total of six activities. Work as a consultant, providing own =
computer and
high-speed Internet connection.</span></font> <br>
<br>
<i><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-style:italic'>Interactive Earth </span></font></i><font size=3D2 =
face=3DArial><span
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>is a collaborative project =
of
WorldLink Media, TERC, NASA Goddard, and World Resources Institute with =
funding
support from the National Science Foundation.</span></font> <br>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>APPLICATIONS:</span></font>
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Please
send a resume and cover letter, and relevant curriculum design sample(s) =
to:</span></font>
<br>
<br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-weight:bold'>jobs@goworldlink.org</span></font></b> <br>
<b><font size=3D2 face=3DArial><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
font-weight:bold'>Please include &#8220;Curriculum Developer&#8221; in =
the subject line of
your message.</span></font></b> <o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=3DMsoNormal align=3Dcenter =
style=3D'margin-left:.5in;text-align:center'><font
size=3D3 face=3D"Times New Roman"><span style=3D'font-size:12.0pt'><br>
</span></font><font size=3D2 face=3DHelvetica><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Helvetica'>Resume attachments are accepted.</span></font> =
<br>
<font size=3D2 face=3DHelvetica><span =
style=3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Helvetica'>We
will review all resume submissions. Unfortunately, due to the volume of
submissions, we can only respond to applicants who best match the job
requirements.</span></font><o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=3DMsoNormal style=3D'margin-left:.5in'><font size=3D3 =
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