Educational Specialist (STEAM K-12)

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Job Type
Full-time
Grade Levels
10th
11th
12th
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
7th
8th
9th
Kindergarten
Benefits
Offers Pension
Start Date
Immediately
Certification

Must hold a license issued by Virginia Department of Education.
The license must be in Collegiate Professional License.

Description

Essential Duties - Plans, provides and evaluates professional learning opportunities for administrators and teachers within schools and across the division to build a collective vision and common framework for integrated STEAM education.

- Provides instructional supports to promote student achievement including: classroom visits, observing STEAM instruction, planning for instruction, modeling, co-teaching, consulting, reflection, and supportive and specific feedback to teachers as needed.

- Collaborates regularly with supervisor and building administrators to address areas of greatest need; including the development of curriculum, updating existing curriculum, and effectively incorporating STEAM into the content areas.

- Analyzes data to establish goals and monitor improvement.

- Provides assistance and resources to teachers to meet the varied learning needs of students.

- Supports and encourages inquiry-based, hands-on, and lab-based instruction for all students in grades K-12.

- Assists teachers with classroom organization, materials procurement, and learning activities that support learning targets and objectives.

- Reviews assessment results by school and division, and participates in the development of school improvement plans.

- Assists teachers with using assessment data to plan instruction.

- Models instructional practices in a variety of settings and provide follow-up support to ensure effective teacher implementation.

- Provides professional development for teachers as needed in the use of the curriculum and ancillary materials that align with and extends STEAM initiatives.

- Provides coaching and modeling for teachers in organizing STEAM instruction, student assessment, lesson design and related instructional delivery, including effective teaching and learning strategies.

- Integrates the VDOE K-12 Computer Science Standards as appropriately aligned to learning objectives.

- Collaborates with other curriculum specialist to provide an integrated program and ensure K-12 alignment.

- Conducts or participate in workshops, committees, and conferences designed to promote the intellectual, social, and physical welfare of students.

- Assists teachers in the development and implementation of effective classroom management strategies, instructional planning and classroom organization.

- Stays abreast of national and state standards, and current trends and issues of assigned content area and best practice; serve on a variety of state and local committees.

- Attends work daily and be engaged in job responsibilities

- Performs other duties as assigned

Posted By

Henrico County Public Schools

3820 Nine Mile Rd P.O. Box 23120, Richmond, VA 23223
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,814

State Average: $11,724

% ELL Students

6%

State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio

17.31

State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 13%

FTE

4,276

State Average: 801