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Start Date
08/09/2024
Position Areas
Business Education

Description

Position starting: August 9. 2024
FTE: .5
ongoing contract
Hiring Manager: Karie Cooper
email: kcooper@alpinedistrict.org
phone: 801-610-8725



Certification:

  • Elementary K-6
  • Elementary 1-8
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Educational Technology Endorsement
  • Elementary Keyboarding Endorsement
 
Position Purpose   
  • Under the general supervision of the School Principal, to develop students' skills and competence in foundational technology skills, keyboarding, digital citizenship, and computer science.
  
Essential Functions   
  • Delivers technology education curriculum consistent with state, district and school goals and objectives.
  • Facilitates computer science instruction (including coding) to help students learn basic computer science principles and practice computational thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Instructs, models, and encourages proactive digital citizenship and engages in safe online digital practices.
  • Teaches foundational technology skills including keyboarding, identification and use of hardware and software, file management, and digital research.
  • Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to student learning while allowing for differentiated instruction.
  • Adapts and develops lesson plans and instructional materials, facilitates learner driven activities to challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction. 
  • Designs learning activities to demonstrate the application of technical skills to everyday needs.
  • 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.
  • Ensures that student conduct conforms with the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
 
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities   
  • Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles. 
  • Knowledge of elementary school curriculum and concepts, and ability to create, plan, and carry out lessons for multiple grades K-6.
  • Ability to use computer network systems and software applications as needed (Google Applications, Mac OS, Chromebooks, etc).
  • Ability to organize and coordinate work. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents. 
  • Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth. 
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

  


  
 

Posted By

Alpine School District

575 N. 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003
 

At the following locations

Traverse Mt

2500 W Chapel Ridge Rd , Lehi, UT 84043