Why teach in OUSD?
Oakland is a dynamic hub of innovation, art, technology, and thriving business. Oakland is deeply rooted in a history of community-based organizing and rich in cultural, racial, socioeconomic, linguistic diversity and inclusivity.
OUSD reflects the best of innovation and diversity in our dynamic and growing city, leading equity-centered work in public education nationwide.
We are making great strides in social-emotional learning, closing the technology gap, and increasing personalized education in our classrooms.
OUSD is looking for teachers who:
Believe that all students can learn and are dedicated to an asset-based approach to the educational success of urban students
Plan and prepare rigorous, standards-aligned lessons with meaningful and equitable instruction
Build a supportive and challenging learning environment for students that promotes respect and a culture of learning, with behavioral expectations and routines that maximize learning time
Reflect and revise their practice to improve student outcomes
How To Apply