Job:

Middle School Science Teacher

Posted on: June 15, 2020 | |

JOB DESCRIPTION
Teach efficiently and faithfully, using the books and material required, following the prescribed courses of study, and employing approved methods of instruction.

TITLE
Middle School Science Teacher

EMPLOYMENT TYPE
Full-time

CITY
Chicago

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences

Develop lesson plans

Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities

Prepare classroom for class activities

Provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities

Identify and utilize different instructional resources and methods to support the learning needs of students at varying levels of progress

Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment

Provide for the care and protection of school property

Use relevant technology to support instruction

Observe and evaluate student performance and development

Assign and grade class work, homework, tests, and assignments as appropriate

Provide appropriate feedback on student work

Monitor and encourage individual student progress

Provide guidance to students which will promote educational development

Maintain accurate and complete records of student progress and development

Update records accurately and completely as required by laws and district policies

Prepare required reports on students and activities

Manage student behavior and maintain discipline by establishing classroom rules and procedures and enforcing classroom, school, and district rules and procedures

Participate in department, school, and district meetings and professional development activities as appropriate

Stay current with most recent developments in appropriate subject area as initiated by the school or district

Cooperate with and participate in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the total school program

Foster and maintain effective communication with parents and/or guardians

Perform other duties and assume responsibilities as may be assigned