Tuesday , March 21 2023

Idea Public Schools Job Openings for 3rd Grade ELA Teacher

Website IDEA Public Schools

Job Description:

In addition, IDEA Academy teachers set ambitious goals for student achievement and invest students and families in accomplishing them; create a powerful learning environment; plan and deliver purposeful, rigorous instruction; assess for mastery and track student progress toward goals; analyze data to intervene and adjust instruction; and seek excellence as an educator and an IDEA team member. Academy ELA content is state assessed in in grades 3rd, 4th, 5th grades. Writing is state assessed in 4th grade.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with students and families based on trust, understanding and respect for the communities in which they identify.
  • Help shape and develop a school wide culture that fosters a productive and enthusiastic learning environment for each student
  • Host necessary tutoring sessions to meet all students’ needs
  • Implement a clear and consistent behavior management system that aligns to campus- wide initiatives while developing students’ character and sense of community in the classroom
  • Participate in weekly manager check-ins, grade-level meetings, before and after-school duties, and school wide meetings and functions
  • Engage in summer and year-long district, school and personal learning and development
  • Submit weekly lesson plans two weeks in advance for feedback
  • Communicate students’ progress with student and family on a weekly basis
  • Implement state learning standards and IDEA curricula and assessments to meet ambitious academic expectations
  • Effective facilitation and personal use of technology as a communication and educational tool to improve student achievement and manage work related tasks.
  • Implement formal and informal assessments to track each individual student’s progress and learning needs, adjust lesson plans accordingly and update gradebook weekly
  • Minimum of 40+ hours spent at school per week

Job Requirements:

  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to instruct students and manage student behavior
  • Ability to adjust and adapt to a multitude of situations in the school environment
  • Knowledge of core academic subject assigned and ability to pass an IDEA content assessment
  • Knowledge of curriculum and instruction

Qualification & Experience:

  • Licenses or Certifications: Bilingual certification strongly preferred, content and ESL certification preferred (not required)
  • High level of content-area proficiency as evidenced by teaching certification, field of study, or work-experience
  • Experience: Experience in a K-12 classroom setting strongly preferred
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year educational institution required

Job Details:

Company: IDEA Public Schools

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: McAllen, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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