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Las Animas School District Secondary Licensed Teacher Science in Las Animas, Colorado

Secondary Licensed Teacher ScienceMUSTS: Minimum Qualifications/ EducationBachelor's Degree and or Alternative Teaching Program-Hold a Colorado Teacher license and or alternative licenseSKILLS: Skills associated with learning include Kagan grouping, usingmultiple strategies to address similar subjects and standards, providestudents avenues for different ways to express their learning, allowingstudents to set goals and time to evaluate those goals, developing digitalcitizenship, and opportunities to develop leaders in the classroom.DUTIES: Licensed Teachers receive assignments from building leveladministration personnel to fulfill the goals of the District.Teachers provide instruction that is aligned with the Science ColoradoAcademic Standards and the District s organized plan of instructions.Teachers demonstrate mastery in the classroom both of the content they teachand of research-based pedagogical practices including but not limited toKagan, Explicit Lesson Planning, Assessment Literacy, Social EmotionalLearning and Mental Health First Aid.Teachers provides differentiated standards based curricula that is evident toall stakeholders through posted objectives, submitted lesson plans, andstudent, parent, observer-friendly language.Teachers foster a predictable learning environment characterized by acceptablestudent behavior and efficient use of time.Teachers engage students as individuals, including those with diverse needsand interests.A safe learning environment includes but is not limited to creating nurturingrelationships with students, differentiated lessons that cater to multipleskill levels, collaboration with family, and an effective use of time.Teachers demonstrate knowledge about the ways in which learning takes place,including the levels of intellectual, physical, social and emotionaldevelopment of students.Teachers use formal and informal methods to assess student learning, providefeedback, and use results to inform planning and instruction, such asNWEA, STAR, and PSAT/SAT to further develop knowledge of students needs.Teachers integrate and utilize appropriate available technology to engagestudents in authentic learning experiences.Teachers establish and communicate high expectations and use processes tosupport the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills.Teachers provides students with the opportunities to work in teams and developleadership.PAY: Dependent upon experience.BENEFITS: Available; to be discussed with new hire.STARTS: As soon as possible.DURATION: Fulltime regular.SHIFT: Day shift, days as scheduled.SITE: Las Animas.HOW TO APPLY: May apply at employer website.