Humanities teacher

March 19, 2024
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Job Description

Plan and deliver exceptional instruction aligned to the academic standards, assessments, student assessment data, and the SCSA curriculum framework.

Conduct and organize on-going assessments of student performance using multiple assessment tools including standardized tests, performance assessments, anecdotal records, homework and individualized assessments as appropriate.
Collaborate and co-teach with teachers and Teaching Associates (when applicable).
Create a classroom culture and environment by consistently modeling the promise, practicing Responsive Classroom techniques, displaying recent high-quality student work, and maintaining a classroom that is designed and organized for maximal student learning.
Integrate developmentally appropriate, culturally competent, research-based strategies into teaching and assessment practices.
Integrate the use of complex, engaging, standards-based problems into teaching practice.
Create and assess standards-based intellectual and relational connections across difference.
Integrate STEM enhanced theme into teaching and assessment practice.
Engage parents and families in their students’ academic success.
Contribute to the productivity of the school as a whole.
Attend and participate in school events outside of regular school hours.
Other duties as assigned

We are looking for candidates who embody the following values and characteristics: Content and teaching expertise and skilled in the use of document-based questions to assess student learning. Proven ability to teach rigorous college ready texts to diverse populations. A clear understanding of standards-based curriculum, standards-based assessment, and differentiated instruction. Proven ability to use models and exemplars to drive instruction. Proven ability to work as a member of a team. Commitment to meeting the needs of every child in a diverse population. Commitment to his/her own learning and professional development. Strong collaborative capabilities.