Nature and Scope of Job:
The role of the coach is to be a
resource to classroom teachers for the improvement of student learning. This position will work with classroom
teachers to provide quality instruction and interventions consistent with
Wyoming State Standards, Sweetwater School District #1 curriculum maps,
initiatives and best practice in
to design and implement professional development.
teachers through a classroom coaching model
demonstration lessons and modeling of best practice instruction/strategies.
in the assessment of effectiveness of professional development.
closely with the Director of Curriculum and Instruction in the development,
implementation and assessment of professional development.
groups consistent with norms of collaboration.
classroom teachers in implementing differentiated instruction.
classroom teachers in using data for instructional decision making.
current instructional research/methods
as liaison between instructional and administrative groups.
feedback for administrators, teachers and perhaps students documenting changes
in student achievement.
create action plans for schools/district.
current in research, best practice in literacy instruction.
14. Assist classroom teachers in
integrating technology into the classroom.
-EMPLOYEES ARE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR ALL DUTIES OF
Knowledge, Skills, and Mental Ability:
Must possess strong leadership skills.
be able to work with adult learners.
possess broad knowledge of pedagogy and learning theory with expertise in
area(s) of certification.
possess knowledge of group dynamics and interpersonal skills.
possess knowledge of psychological, emotional, educational, and behavioral
development of children.
possess technological and computer skills.
possess problem solving, flexibility, imagination, patience, reasoning,
creativity, judgment, and analytical abilities.
be an effective trainer.
have at least five years of successful teaching experience.
Education, License, Certification or Formal
certification issued by the Wyoming Department of Education.
Degree or National Board Certification.
and stamina to be able to remain in a seated position for up to 90 minutes at a
time throughout the work day with a minimum of fatigue or discomfort.
acuity and stamina to work at a computer for at least part of each day with a
minimum of fatigue or discomfort.
and stamina to be able to remain in a standing position for up to 90 minutes at
the work day with a minimum of fatigue or discomfort.
to lift objects that weigh at least 50 pounds and move them more than 50 feet.
able to spend most of the time inside classrooms with some work outside in
able to tolerate noise up to 90 decibels.
able to work after dark.
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