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Fort Greene Preparatory Academy, a vibrant and diverse public middle school located in the heart of Fort Greene, Brooklyn, is seeking a dedicated and passionate French Dual Language Teacher to join our dynamic team for the upcoming school year.

Position: French Dual Language Teacher  

Location: Fort Greene Preparatory Academy, New York City  



About Us:

At Fort Greene Preparatory Academy, we are committed to fostering a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where every student can thrive. Our dual language program aims to develop bilingual, biliterate, and multicultural students prepared for global citizenship.



- Continue to develop and implement engaging French-immersion content lessons aligned with NYC Public Schools standards. FDL Curriculum is provided. 

- Foster a supportive and differentiated classroom environment that facilitates language acquisition at varying levels of proficiency .

- Collaborate with colleagues to design interdisciplinary projects and align across FDL content classes 

- Assess student progress and provide feedback to guide their language development.

- Participate in school community activities and professional development.



- Bachelor's degree in Education or related field (Master's preferred).

- Valid New York State teaching certification in French or eligibility to obtain certification.

- Strong Proficiency in French and English - C1 or higher is preferred 

- Experience teaching middle school students, preferably in a dual language setting.

- Strong classroom management skills and a commitment to fostering student engagement and success.


Why Join Us:

- Be part of a forward-thinking and collaborative educational community.

- Label France awarded FDL program

- Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on students' lives and language development.

– Inclusive, diverse school community with strong culture and collaborative team

- Competitive salary and benefits package.

- Supportive environment with professional development and growth opportunities.


If you are passionate about language education and eager to inspire the next generation of bilingual learners, we encourage you to apply!

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your teaching philosophy and experience to tgregoryellis (at) schools.nyc.gov with the subject line "French Dual Language Teacher Application."

Join us in shaping the future of our students and promoting bilingualism at Fort Greene Preparatory Academy!

Fort Greene Preparatory Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.



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