3rd Grade Classroom Teacher (Maternity Leave)
Elementary Teacher Job Summary (Maternity Leave Coverage, September 22, 2021 through January 4, 2022)
The ideal candidate . . .
Maintains a student-centered approach to teaching and learning
Provides responsive, rigorous, and differentiated instruction to ensure all students are successful
Collaborates with colleagues to use student learning data from common assessments to adjust instruction, monitor student growth, and evaluate instructional practices
Engages students in learning through clear communication with and among students, high level questioning, differentiated learning activities, and relevant materials
Demonstrates mastery in his/her plans and practices, integrating a wide range of effective pedagogical approaches
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of content and pedagogy, and models adaptation of content to meet specific student needs
Creates a positive classroom environment
Interacts with students in a mutually respectful and caring manner
Effectively manages classroom procedures, and actively engages students in meeting clear behavior expectations
Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal and communication skills with all stakeholders
Exhibits integrity, leadership, and professionalism as a positive member of the school community
Professional Educator License
Illinois State law requires all employees of school districts pass a fingerprint criminal background check
All employees are required to wear a mask at all times on district/school premises. Frequent handwashing is encouraged and appropriate social distancing is practiced.
Complete the on-line application at www.sd735.org Select applicants will be contacted to provide additional information.
About Skokie School District 73 1/2
Skokie School District 73½ is located in culturally diverse Skokie, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. There are approximately 1,100 students in the three building school district. Nearly fifty percent of the students come from homes where a language other than English is spoken and more than 60 languages are spoken. District 73½ seeks a diverse candidate pool that is reflective of the diversity of our student body.