Language Arts Teacher (#264847)

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QUALIFICATIONS:

Colorado teaching license with an elementary or English endorsement.  Additional endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education also required.* 

*Or willingness to pursue endorsement or equivalent coursework.

  A successful external applicant will be issued a probationary contract

  METHOD OF APPLICATION:

Out of District applicants may fill out an application at www.mapleton.us. In district applicants may e-mail letter of interest and resume to Mike Crawford, Deputy Superintendent at HR@mapleton.us.  

  Applicants need to be highly motivated, collaborative, and able to promote a positive climate and culture with high academic expectations for all students.  Monterey Community School is interested in teachers who will support our mission by:

  Standard One:  Learning Community * Participating in professional development to support academic growth. * Incorporating the 10 common principles from the Coalition of Essential Schools into all aspects of the school day. * Implementing effective strategies for supporting positive student behavior.  * Establishing and maintaining effective classroom management.  Standard Two:  Accountability

* Committing to using a variety of instructional deliveries including, but not limited to, cooperative learning, authentic assessments, and inquiry based instruction. * Demonstrating an understanding of and commitment to a standards based system of planning and delivering instruction and assessment.

* Aligning intervention processes with standards and assessments and participating in Problem Solving Teams established by the District and State. * Developing assessments, collecting information, and using results to inform instruction and improve practice. * Assisting in the development and implementation of exhibitions of student learning. * Delivering district and school initiatives with fidelity.  Standard Three:  Collaboration

* Engaging in collaboration with all stakeholders to carry out the mission of the school. * Collaborating with administrators, instructional guide, and colleagues to provide a responsive and supportive environment for all learners.  Standard Four:  Equity and Diversity

* Demonstrating and holding high expectations for all students to succeed.

* Demonstrating a willingness and ability to meet the diverse needs of learners (including students with special needs, at-risk, linguistically, and culturally diverse) by adjusting curriculum and working cooperatively with other staff. * Participating in research based professional development to enhance instructional practices. * Demonstrating a willingness to pursue an ELL endorsement if not already endorsed.

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Adams 1 Mapleton Special District

591 East 80th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229
 
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Amount per Student

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%

FTE

State Average: 415