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Enrichment Teaching Assistant


The School of Mathematics Center for Educational Programs (MathCEP) is looking for several motivated undergraduate students to be teaching assistants for SATURDAY MORNING MATHEMATICS ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS.

These programs for students in grades 3-7 are offered during the school year on various Saturday mornings. Their primary objective is to offer innovative activities focused on a variety of mathematics topics and their related science and engineering applications. Although students are challenged intellectually during these activities, the atmosphere is relaxed, with a focus on exploration.

Teaching assistants work from 8:30am to 12:30pm on select Saturday mornings during the academic year. They assist in the classroom and mentor students.

These are paid teaching assistant positions.

Please email mathcep@umn.edu if you are interested in becoming an MathCEP teaching assistant. Include the position for which you are applying, your year in school, your major (if known), the math classes you have completed (please attach an unofficial copy of your University transcript), any teaching experience you have had, and additional contact information.

UMTYMP Teaching Assistant


The School of Mathematics Center for Educational Programs (MathCEP) is looking for several motivated undergraduate students to be teaching assistants for the High School component of the University of Minnesota Talented Youth Mathematics Program.

This program for students in grades 6-9 is offered during the school year on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. The courses are Algebra, Gemotry and Math Analysis. Each semester the students are instructed in coursework that is comprable to 1 full year of High School mathematics.

Teaching assistants work from 3:30pm to 6:30pm on class days during the academic year. They assist in the classroom and mentor students.

These are paid teaching assistant positions.

Please email mathcep@umn.edu if you are interested in becoming an UMTYMP teaching assistant. Include the position for which you are applying, your year in school, your major (if known), the math classes you have completed (please attach an unofficial copy of your University transcript), any teaching experience you have had, and additional contact information.

teaching specialist

The School of Mathematics Center for Educational Programs (MathCEP) seeks individuals with B.S. or B.A. in mathematics or related field to carry out some or all of the following duties under faculty supervision: lecture, recitation sessions, tutorial and office hour help sessions, grading, keeping of records. Teaching Specialists will teach in the University of Minnesota Talented Youth Mathematics Program (UMTYMP) on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus.

Desired experience: previous experience as a high school calculus instructor, college teaching assistant or equivalent. Good understanding of advanced undergraduate mathematics, fluency in English, ability to communicate well.

Salary: The base salary for teaching specialists is competitive within the parameters set by University policy.

Consideration of applications will be preformed on a rolling basis and continue until available positions are filled. Send letter of application, current curriculum vitae, description of research, and a minimum of 3 letters of recommendation, at least two of which address teaching ability, to:

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MathCEP
4 Vincent Hall
206 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

mathcep@umn.edu

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