Orinda Academy, a private college prep school for grades 8-12, will need a substitute teacher for ten weeks for a teacher on maternity leave. The time period will be approximately late January to the end of March. The class times would be half day in the mornings from 8:15-12:00 PM. There are two periods of 9th grade environmental science and two classes of 10th grade biology. Class size is about 10 students per class. The students include Chinese students with beginning English skills and some students with mild to moderate learning style differences. Applicants should have a degree in life sciences with teaching and academic experience in biology and ecology, or environmental science. Applicants must have knowledge of setting up labs, multi modality instruction, and assistive technology. All students have computers. Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.