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Turnaround for Children translates the science of learning and development into tools, strategies and services for educators so they can help more students reach their full potential as learners.
Currently, we partner with schools in New York City, Northern California and Washington, D.C. Turnaround has offices in New York City and Washington, D.C.
You’re here because you believe in the important work Turnaround for Children is doing and you think you have skills and experience to help drive it forward. We are always looking for talent dedicated to Turnaround for Children’s mission. If this sounds like you, please send us your resume and a cover letter explaining how you see yourself fitting into the organization.
New York City or Washington, D.C.
Turnaround seeks a detail-oriented, driven, strategic and collaborative individual who will thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment supporting a senior executive. The Special Assistant will balance judgment, strategic thinking, project and relationship management and careful execution. The Special Assistant plays a critical role in ensuring the efficiency and success of Founder and Senior Science Advisor - Pamela Cantor, MD - through strong management of projects and logistics. This is an excellent opportunity to gain first-hand insight into supporting a leader and having broad visibility into education reform, philanthropy, research, and coalition building.
New York City
When you have 29 children sitting in front of you who have emotional needs, who have family issues, who have more problems than an adult could handle, and you're trying to get them to want to learn, that is an extreme challenge that I don't think many teachers are prepared to take on.Edel CarolanP.S. 85 Great Expectations, Bronx, NY