ACES is an innovative, out-of-school time program that provides intentional, project-based curriculum and learning experiences that bring math, sports, and social-emotional learning to life for fourth through eighth grade students! 

  • Work with kids and be a role model!

  • Use ACES’ sport-themed curriculum to get kids excited about and engaged in math

  • Participate in ongoing professional development and coaching

This is going to be my fourth year potentially working with ACES. This organization is the reason why I decided to major in elementary education and become a future teacher.
— Dani, Academic Coach
I learned a lot about myself as an educator and developed a lot of skills that have been useful in my current role as an English teacher in Brooklyn.
— Rachel, Former Site Coordinator

Current Openings:


Academic Coach (After-School Instructor)

Academic Coaches serve as the after-school teacher for one ACES classroom of 7-10 students in grades four through eight. The Academic Coach is responsible for helping students progress academically by facilitating the Minnesota state standards-based ACES curriculum. 


Licensed Academic Coach (After-School Instructor)

We are looking for Licensed Teachers, School Counselors or School Social Workers for our sites in Minneapolis. These individuals must have a current MN license or teaching certificate. We look for candidates that embody our values: growth-mindset, teamwork, equity, empathy and responsiveness, and youth-centered. Licensed Academic Coaches will teach ACES curriculum. which focuses in both math and social emotional learning skills through the lens of sports. The work hours and pay are negotiable.