Summer 2017 Academic Teacher (Montgomery County)

Employer
Building Educated Leaders for Life
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Join our TeamOur talented and diverse team is comprised of individuals with a variety of backgrounds who share BELLA cents € (TM) s mission and who work tirelessly to see it through. We seek qualified, driven, and dedicated Academic Teachers to join our team. Responsibilities Implementing literacy and math curricula and activities to meet academic standards Utilizing formal assessment data to refine and adapt curriculum lessons and inform instructional practices Developing daily engaging lesson plans aligned to specific learning objectives Delivering relevant, engaging, and rigorous lessons utilizing a variety of instructional methods Maintaining an organized and efficient classroom Adhering to all BELL and district professional expectations and compliance issues Creating a positive, achievement-oriented, organized and engaging learning environment Motivating and holding scholars to high academic and behavioral expectations Providing consistent rewards and/or consequences for scholar behavior grounded in positive discipline Empowering scholars to make positive choices and serving as a role model Being accountable for meeting scholarsA cents € (TM) individual academic and instructional needs Implementing collaborative and co-teaching instructional strategies with BELL Teaching Assistants Communicating effectively with scholars, families, BELL staff, and host school staff Compliance with all BELL and/or district professional development requirements Qualifications BachelorA cents € (TM) s degree is required. MasterA cents € (TM) s degree is preferred. Minimum of two years classroom teaching experience in an urban public school with elementary school aged children Valid state (elementary school literacy and math) teaching certification strongly preferred Previous and relevant experience in utilizing and implementing data-driven instructional practices Experience in the use of technology (computer/internet) for assessment and instruction Knowledge of differentiated instructional practices and strategies Drive to improve the minds and lives of scholars within their community Proven track-record of high achievement in a classroom setting Mastery of and enthusiasm for (elementary school literacy and math) academic standards and instructional rigor Excellent organizational and communication skills Committed to the goals of the program and approach Love and respect for children Evidence of efficacy and willingness to be a team player Belief and commitment to BELLA cents € (TM) s mission and values