JOB PURPOSE: Work in partnership with parents, students, and regular education teachers in accordance with the school’s mission and vision in order to promote student achievement. The following responsibilities and duties are the means to achieve that end while maintaining compliance with Federal and State Regulations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Instruction
Prepares for and conducts Parent and student conferencing according to school policy. Delivers student instruction in modalities instituted by school and assigned program (may include but are not limited to: Individual or Group Direct Synchronous Instruction, Learning Support, Life Skills Support, Itinerant Support, Resource Room Support, co-teaching, writing lesson plans, telephone conferencing and instruction, Parent Learning Opportunities). Collects data and appropriate work samples. Plans and conducts appointments with parents as needed. Assists regular education teachers with specially designed instruction when necessary. Participates at monthly outings encouraged. Provides support for ESE student achievement in the general class through training teachers and assisting with implementation of school inclusion plans. Arranges for and assists with training for inclusionary practices. Acts as informational liaison for inclusion as appropriate. Assists with planning for classroom and testing accommodations for students with disabilities. Models strategies for inclusionary practices as appropriate. Provides assistance with developing and adapting curriculum materials and educational practices to meet the needs of students and teachers.
**MAY PERFORM OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED**