Learning Support Teacher (SPED Cert. Req.) - Edison High School (#281329)
SPED: in Special Education develop, implement and evaluate instructional programs for exceptional students. A teacher in this position plans classroom lessons and activities in accordance with the skill level of students; develops and uses techniques and materials to enhance the students' academic abilities and to support specific educational needs which require specially designed instruction; ensures that the classroom is arranged to promote learning and implements effective educational interventions as needed. In addition, the Teacher of Special Education develops an Individual Education Plan for each student; serves on a multi-disciplinary team with other professional and paraprofessional staff members; collaborates with team members in the planning and development of a comprehensive educational program for students; reviews and evaluates students' progress and the overall effectiveness of the program; conducts parent conferences; and performs related duties as required.