TITLE I INSTRUCTIONAL COACH: Literacy (11-month/220-day Teaching Position; Elementary)

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Full-time
Start Date
Upcoming School Year

Description

The Title I Instructional Coach: Reading is responsible for supporting student achievement in the areas of reading and language arts. Position objectives include working with administration and teachers to improve student achievement within the framework of the student-centered coaching model.

The Title I Instructional Coach: Reading will provide professional development activities and trainings to improve the quality of reading/literacy instruction for K-5 students attending Title I schools; organize well-planned professional development; support teachers in reading instruction, assessment and intervention; support school-wide implementation of the model; model scientifically-based practices and strategies; and observe teachers in a non-evaluative setting offering feedback and promoting discussion of alternative strategies; observe and provide feedback to teachers on instruction related to literacy development; remain current with scientific based reading research (SBRR); and model integration of literacy strategies and best practices.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

To keep current with VDOE instructional resources and to support teachers and administrators with curriculum alignment (taught and assessed)

To incorporate and model best-practices into the instructional model using student-centered coaching

To generate improvement in reading instruction and reading achievement by conducting on-site, on-going literacy-related professional development

To assist teachers in analyzing student performance data for tiered and differentiated instruction

To support school-wide progress monitoring

To distribute assessment data to the teaching staff in a usable, organized, and electronic format

To deliver Professional Development (PD) to teachers at regular intervals and attend PD, as appropriate

To model integration of literacy strategies and best practices

Assists in developing, recommending, and administering the division’s staff development program

Conducts and/or facilitates staff development workshops and seminars

Models best practices in classroom instruction

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Danville Public Schools

341 Main Street Suite 100, Danville, VA 24541
 
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Amount per Student

$10,979 (USD)

State Average: $11,724 (USD)

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.14

State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students

15%

State Average: 13%

FTE

950

State Average: 801