Community of Peace Academy is an urban public charter school located on the East Side of Saint Paul, Minnesota serving approximately 900 students in grades PreK to 12. 2023-2024 will be our 29th anniversary school year. Community of Peace Academy fosters academic excellence and character development through the education of the whole person – mind, body and will. Driven by peace, relationships and academic excellence, CPA strives to create an educated, empowered and ethical community, at school and within the broader society.
We are seeking a Middle School Math Teacher to join our Middle School team. Middle School Math Endorsement or Secondary Math preferred. This role will require remedial math skills courses for 7th and 8th graders in addition serving as the Advisory/Ethics Teacher for a cohort of 8th grade students.
We place great emphasis upon building community and encouraging character development through positive relationships. Home Visits have been a key component of the CPA tradition for 28 years. Each fall, Teachers visit the homes of their students after school, usually in pairs or teams of three. Teachers are compensated for this time commitment.
Developmental Designs is implemented across grades 5-12. All of our teachers are trained in DD1 at CPA’s expense. Training opportunities are available for new staff in the summer months and during the school year, and internal coaching and support is provided in implementing DD practices. In addition, all teachers are supported in their professional growth through weekly PLCs, structured common planning, and frequent observation and coaching. All new teachers are also supported by a Mentor.