Urban education is both difficult and crucial. For the past 7 years, Grizzlies Prep has been supporting the growth and development of teachers, from rookies to veterans, leading to positive academic outcomes and a team that is committed to excellence.
dean of humanities
“Teachers need a learning environment that will allow them to thrive, tapping into hidden talent and potential in themselves so that they can then help students do the same. Grizzlies Prep provides that type of environment for teachers.”
8th Grade Math Teacher
“As a first-year teacher, I have felt so supported at Grizzlies Prep. The high expectations that we have for students match those that we have as staff. We have the coaching and support to achieve excellence in our instructional practice, classroom management, and personal goals as we work to move the needle for our young men.”
7th GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER
“There's teaching... then there's teaching at Grizzlies Prep. The school's commitment to excellence, focus on developing staff and scholars, and sense of community at Grizzlies Prep combine to create a one-of-a-kind teaching and learning experience.”
Grizzlies Prep is a grade 5-8 middle school dedicated to preparing young men for success in high school, college, and life. The Education Assistant fulfills responsibilities related to maximizing academic achievement and upholding Grizzlies Prep’s cultural and behavioral expectations.
Grizzlies Prep is committed to meeting the unique needs of each scholar enrolled. To meet the needs of scholars with disabilities, Grizzlies Prep employs a team of special educators who work closely with core content general education teachers.
The Special Education Teacher – Moderate/Severe works to develop academic, social, and physical skills for students to prepare them to be successful in high school and beyond. This position includes teaching small-group, functional skills courses.