Education Curriculum Coordinator, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
August 28, 2018
Temp to Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s Education Department offers a wide range of online educational resources as part of our work to create a deeper understanding of the impact that rock & roll has on our world. The Education Curriculum Coordinator is an experienced education professional who seeks to make a difference by creating materials that will help us to engage thousands of K-12 teachers and students through the power of popular music. This is a multi-year temporary grant-funded position with the possibility of renewal.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Writes and edits standards-aligned lesson plans using Rock Hall materials for varying subject areas and grade levels.
Ensures that educational materials offered through the Rock Hall’s new digital education platform, Rock Hall EDU (edu.rockhall.com), support our exhibits, programing, and outreach efforts.
Assists with the creation of videos and other digital learning resources for both in-house use and online distribution.
Regularly assesses the implementation and effectiveness of changes to K-12 resources based on feedback, observation, and discussion with other educators.
Develops and executes professional development workshops for K-12 educators. Creates other pedagogical resources related to Rock Hall EDU.
Supports Rock Hall EDU outreach efforts as needed, including school visits, attending teacher conferences, cultivating online professional learning communities, and organizing teacher advisory board meetings.
Education Level: A bachelor’s degree in a field related to education is required. A Master’s degree in education or a related field is preferred.
Experience in Field: 3+ years of experience in the field of K – 12 education (e.g. curriculum development, education research, and/or teaching).
Demonstrated experience working with K-12 education standards, with a preference for expertise in middle/high school social studies, language arts, and/or music.
Exceptional communication skills: the ideal candidate can write clear and effective materials, edit the work of others, and give impactful presentations to a variety of audiences.
Interest in popular music and ability to use it as an interdisciplinary teaching tool.
A commitment to creating inclusive materials and activities, including knowledge of current best practices for accessibility and diversity.
Occasional travel, evening/weekend, or offsite work may be required.
About Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that exists to engage, teach, and inspire through the power of rock and roll. We carry out this mission through our educational programs, our library & archives, and through the operation of our world-class museum that collects, preserves, exhibits, and interprets Rock and Roll. The Rock Hall’s Education Department offers a wide range of online educational resources as part of our work to create a deeper understanding of the impact that rock & roll has on our world.