MS Science (7th-8th)
We are looking for a MS Science teacher to teach our 7th & 8th grade students. There are 2x sections of 7th and 2x sections of 8th grade. Experience teaching MS Science preferred. Knowledge of Science SEED standards required.
1. Create lesson plans for the individual needs of students 2. Use scope and sequence and curriculum maps that are in place to guide plans and align to core standards 3. Instruct assigned classes so that your lesson plans create scope and sequence/curriculum map 4. Employ a variety of instructional strategies and use technology effectively (including using audio enhancement) 5. Instruct assigned classes with enthusiasm and clarity 6. Work collaboratively on a weekly basis with the middle school team 7. Work collaboratively with instructional coaches to continually learn and improve instruction and engagement 8. Analyze data to guide instruction 9. Manage classroom environment so that the balance between control and freedom creates an organized classroom environment conducive to learning, where student engagement is the focus; 10. Monitor classroom behavior 11. Counsel and coach struggling students 12. Consistently follow the school’s behavior plan 13. Develop positive relationships with students and parents so that they like to interact with you, feel the interactions are productive, and feel respected and supported by you 14. Maintain positive working relations with students and parents 15. Provide verbal and written feedback to parents and students 16. Develop effective working relationships with colleagues 17. Maintain accurate and complete records so that interim grades are visible to parents online, school reports are generated on time 18. Input grades into the student information system on a regular basis 19. Assess student learning 20. Understand and support the school’s vision 21. Attend staff meetings 22. Attend and participate in professional development 23. Maintain professional competency