Dual Language SchoolsSpanish Dual Immersion Middle School Teacher

Heather Graham

Duties/Responsibilities

BASIC FUNCTION
Under the direction of the Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, Coordinator, Director, Principal, or Vice Principal, the job of Teacher is done for the purpose of facilitating student success in academic skills through implementing district-approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress toward standards, activities and/or outcomes; addressing specific educational
needs of students; providing a safe and optimal learning environment and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, goals, etc.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Essential functions may include, but are not limited to the following:
Instruct students for the purpose of improving their academic skills through a defined course of study to English and Spanish
speaking students.
Utilize a variety of instructional strategies and resources, including technology tools, to teach all academic subjects in the self-contained immersion classroom.
Evaluate academic and social growth of pupils and keep appropriate records.
Provide individual and group instruction designed to meet individual needs of all pupils.
Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve effective participation in all activities.
Prepares teaching materials and documentation, e.g. grades, attendance, etc., for the purpose of implementing lesson plans and providing written support and/or conveying information.
Advises parents or legal guardians for the purpose of providing a method to support and/or reinforce classroom objectives at home.
Assesses student for the purpose of providing feedback to student, parents, and administration, i.e., students progress toward standards, expectations, goals, etc.
Collaborates with school personnel, parents and community members for the purpose of improving the quality of student outcomes, developing solutions and planning curriculum.
Monitors student activities