cultivate change

Enrollment is now open for the next session of Pathways. Cohort 2 will begin in September 2020.

what is Ed Farm?

We cultivate change and promote innovation in education. Our programs focus on increasing educational equity, improving learning outcomes through technology, and preparing the future workforce.

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Ed Farm equips educators in schools and communities with innovative tools and teaching strategies that support active learning for all students.

 

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We offer a variety of programs that promote innovation in education. Through these programs, we help grow and expand problem-solving capabilities by utilizing challenge-based learning experiences, encouraging collaboration, and building digital skills.

 

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Learning Innovation Coach

Job Title: Learning Innovation Coach

Reports To: Ed Farm Director of Learning

Job Type: Full-time
Schedule: 40+ hours per week

About Ed Farm

Ed Farm is a transformational program based out of Birmingham, Alabama that will increase K-12 and postsecondary attainment, eliminate educational inequality, close the tech skills gap, and promote innovation in education.

Ed Farm builds alongside existing institutions to introduce new programming and tools to assist students, educators, and administrators in achieving measurable goals related to educational attainment, workforce development, and entrepreneurship.

This Position

Ed Farm seeks a Learning Innovation Coach who can generate lesson plans, classroom activities, and enhancements using Apple’s “Everyone Can Code” K-12 curriculum. The Learning Innovation Coach also will provide professional development, facilitate coaching cycles, model high-impact teaching and learning strategies, co-teach with Teacher Fellows, and provide ongoing instructional support to the Ed Farm’s Teacher Fellows cohorts in both Birmingham and statewide.

For more details – visit Learning Innovation Coach to APPLY

 

Web Developer

Job Title: Web Developer

Reports To: Senior Product Manager

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: 40+ hours per week

Position Description

The Education Farm (“Ed Farm”) is a transformational program in Birmingham that will increase K-12 and postsecondary attainment, eliminate educational inequality, close the tech skills gap, and promote innovation in education. Ed Farm is a strategic partnership with Apple Inc, funded through Apple’s Community Education Initiative. Ed Farm will deploy and support programs in schools and communities with an emphasis on Swift and iOS-based technology, build upon existing assets in communities that it operates in, and implement new programming and tools that will achieve measurable goals related to educational attainment, workforce development, and entrepreneurship.

Ed Farm is looking for a Full Stack Senior Software Developer to help build software products that will enhance our educational programming with the goal of having Ed Farm Online as the go-to online resource for innovative educational offerings. Join our burgeoning tech team as we research, design, and build a useful and usable platform for our growing Ed Farm Community. You’ll work closely with our Product Manager and UX Design Lead to build a web platform from scratch that our customers will find simple, informative, and delightful. Ed Farm has a product roadmap that we believe our users will love, and we need you to help bring those experiences to life.

For more details – visit Web Developer to APPLY