Educators

Austin and Anika standing outside Lincoln Park Elementary

NevadaTeach places out students in elementary, middle and high school classrooms and we are looking for experienced, motivated educators to mentor our students at all levels.

Step 1 and Step 2 Mentors:

  • Host a pair of NevadaTeach students in your elementary or middle school classroom and model how to teach exemplary lessons.
  • Our students plan and teach three mathematics, science, or engineering lessons using district-approved kits (such as FOSS or Carolina) of your choosing and the grade-appropriate standards in your classroom.
  • Observe the lessons and give the NevadaTeach students written feedback as well as provide a short final evaluation form at the end of the semester.
  • Are paid for your time and the work you do with our students.

Classroom Interactions, Project-Based Instruction Mentors:

  • Host a pair of NevadaTeach students in your high school classroom and model how to teach exemplary lessons.
  • Our students plan and teach an intensive unit using mathematics, science, or engineering aligned to district standards of your choice.
  • Observe the lessons and give the NevadaTeach students written feedback as well as provide a final evaluation form at the end of the semester.
  • Are paid for your time and the work you do with our students.

Apprentice Teaching Mentors:

  • Host a NevadaTeach student in your high school classroom and model how to teach exemplary lessons.
  • Our student plans and teaches your class after a period of observation.
  • Observe the lessons and give the NevadaTeach students written feedback as well as provide a final evaluation form at the end of the semester.
  • Are paid for your time and the work you do with our students.

Please contact us if you are interested or have any questions at NevadaTeach@unr.edu