HighScope Educational Research Foundation

HighScope Educational Research Foundation is an independent, nonprofit organization committed to supporting the critical work of educators and caregivers in providing high-quality early childhood education. Based on comprehensive research, HighScope’s active learning approach to birth-through-kindergarten education focuses on engaging curriculum content, child and program assessment, and intentional teaching methods that support the development of young children worldwide.

HighScope Educational Research Foundation
Jun 25, 2020
Full time
We are currently seeking a Post-Doc/Project Manager* to begin in September 2019. The role will primarily be on a grant awarded to HighScope from the US Department of Education Investing in Innovation (i3) grant: Supporting Preschool and Kindergarten Students’ Self-Regulation Through HighScope Curriculum Enhancements: Plan-Do-Review and Conflict Resolution. The goal of this project is to improve the self-regulation skills of Detroit preschool and kindergarten students by building off the historic HighScope Perry Preschool Study. This project is in partnership with Detroit Public Schools Community District. . ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES: Manage the research efforts of early care and education projects. Contribute to data collection through instrument development and managing incoming data. Coordinate teacher training and coaching. Observe coaches and teachers in the classroom, troubleshooting challenges in fidelity of implementation. Lead and attend meetings with...