The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for Summer Instructors for the Upward Bound Summer Program. The UNG Upward Bound Program is a year-long college preparatory program for first generation and/or low income high school students attending Gilmer High School in Ellijay, GA and Johnson High School in Gainesville, GA. UNG UB is committed to ensuring student success in the global community and workforce by providing young scholars with the knowledge, skills, and disposition needed to gain admission to a postsecondary institution and earn a college degree.
The Summer Residential Component is an intensive three-week academic enrichment program that meets Sunday evening through Friday. Summer participants will live in a residence hall on UNG's Dahlonega campus and will be under 24-hour adult supervision by the Upward Bound Administration and Summer Residential Advisors.
Academic classes will be held Monday Thursday, 8:00 am 12:30 am and/or 1:30 pm 5:00 pm. Classes will consist of math, English, science, social studies, and foreign language. The UB program will also offer college and career readiness workshops and cultural enrichment field trips.
Summer instructors are responsible for assisting in the development of curriculum, needs assessment, and pre/post-tests. They must develop and maintain lesson plans and evaluations, provide classroom instruction in assigned academic courses, asses student needs and provide tutorials as needed. The tentative dates for instruction are June 10th July 2nd, 2019. This position is grant funded.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society.
Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
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