Literacy Reading Coach-Tamarac, FL
BridgePrep Academy of Broward is looking for experienced Literacy Coach for our K-8 charter school in Tamarac, FL for the 2017-2018 school year.
Description and Goals: The Literacy Coach will support all K-8 staff in the implementation of the site's literacy plan and program. The Literacy Coach will work directly with teachers in a school providing classroom-based demonstrations, collaborative and one-on-one support, and facilitating teacher inquiry and related professional development. The Literacy Coach will focus on enhancing teachers' ability to provide instruction that build students' sense of engagement in the ownership of learning. The Literacy Coach will also work with administrators and teachers to collect and analyze data, interpret, and use it to guide instructional decisions.
Responsibilities: 1. Support teachers to collect and analyze data to develop action plans in response to determined student needs and data based instruction. 2. Provide individualized, classroom-based support to implement comprehensive program, including demonstration of best teaching practices. 3. Work with the principal to create a school-wide focus on goals for learning achievement. 4. Oversee the school's assessment procedure, data collection, and collaborate with administration to complete reports and state assessments 5. Complete monthly status reports for administrators that show work over time and strengths with opportunities. 6. Actively participate in professional development opportunities and professional research along with required reading to better serve the school site. 7. Engage in student learning process as per the coaching continuum as needed for student, teacher, and school success.