Agricultural Science Teacher

Posted 25 days ago
Position Areas



Agriculture Science Teacher


Position Purpose 


-  Direct and manage the agricultural science progra for assigned campus.  Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth.  Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.



Essential Functions 


-  Teaches knowledge and skills in Agricultural Science with emphasis on Plant and Animal Science


-  Promotes critical and creative thinking and analysis in all related subject areas. 


-  Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning. 


-  Develops lesson plans and instructional materials for subject area, and translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction. 


-  Designs learning activities to demonstrate the application of science to everyday existence, including scientific research projects, demonstrations, experiments, and laboratory activities. 


-  Instructs students in the proper use and care of scientific equipment, chemicals, and plant and animal life. 


-  Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed. 


-  Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research. 


-  Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws. 


-  Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents. 


-  Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom. 


-  Coordinates with other professional staff members, especially within grade level, and participates in faculty meetings and committees. 


-  Selects and requisitions appropriate books, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment, maintains inventory records, and ensures equipment is in good working order. 



Additional Duties 


-  Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent. 





-  Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone. 



Qualifications Profile 





-  State Certification as a Agriculutural Science Teacher or as required for position. 





-  Bachelors from an accredited college or university in education discipline applicable to teaching assignment. 




FLSA Status:             Exempt 



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Milano Independent School District

500 North 5th Street , Milano, TX 76556

At the following locations

Milano High School

600 North 6th Street , Milano, TX 76556