Bilingual Curriculum Development Assistant Languages: Spanish, Bangla, Karen, Hatian/Creole, Somali/Mai Mai, Arabic

| May 6, 2014

Responsibilities

Participate in training and orientation to NYS curriculum project
·      Review the Bridges and SIFE curricular documents
·      Participate training in Ofelia Garcia’s  and Bilingual Ed theory
·      Participate in training for transadaptation of units of study
·      Transadapt selected curriculum components into home language: essential questions, vocabulary, text questions, journal     prompts, directions, end of unit assessments, etc.
·      Identify and catalogue home language texts to support module themes and topics
·      Translate introductory letter for parents in home language
·      Identify relevant home language resources
·      Produce audio recordings of central texts and integrate relevant content into ebooks.

Remuneration

$35 an hour for approximately 10 hours a week, for 10 weeks.

* This position may continue into the following program year, July ’14 – May ‘15

If interested, please contact Prema Kelly at prema.kelley@gmail.com