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Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois, seeks a Coordinator, Teacher, School and 
Youth Education, to work as part of the Education Division's Center for Teaching and 
Learning to design, teach and evaluate interdisciplinary educational programs in plant 
science and ecology for  Pre-K-12 teachers, school children and youth both at the 
Garden and satellite locations.  Duties include developing, promoting, and conducting 
teacher workshops and summer institutes for in-service and pre-service teachers in the 
Chicago area; assisting with the development, evaluation, and teaching of children's 
and student programs;  and participation with CTL staff in the planning and 
implementation of special events and programs.

MS or MA in Education, Museum Education, Environmental Education, Botany, or Biology, 
with at least 1 year of experience in a museum, outdoor education, or classroom 
setting with an emphasis on science.  A BS or BA degree and more extensive job-based 
experience may also be considered.  Familiarity with inquiry-based and object-based 
teaching is desired.  Valid driver's license and ability to travel to off-site 
meetings and sessions required.  Ability to speak Spanish a plus.

Send resume and cover letter to:  Carol Chaney, Director of Human Resources, Chicago 
Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe IL 60022.
Amy Southon
Manager, School & Teacher Services
Chicago Botanic Garden
(847) 835-6832

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