Middle School English Teacher
Posted date [2020-Sep-21]  (ID: 1459)
Montessori School of Excellence (�MSE�) is a private school, enrolling children ages 3 years to 15years (Pre Kindergarten � 8th grade). Montessori School of Excellence is unique among Islamic schools in Dallas as all of our teachers are Montessori certified and MSE is a member of the American Montessori Society (AMS). The school is open in north Collin County in McKinney, close to the cities of Plano and Allen in North Dallas.

Our programs are designed to develop the �whole child�, cultivating spiritual, social, emotional, physical and intellectual strength. Currently our school has moved to a virtual platform due to the Corona virus pandemic....

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in English or Teaching Certificate for the current state you reside in for Secondary English

  • 1-2 years experience teaching students aged 12-15 years

  • Able to communicate with students, staff and parents in a professional manner.

  • Experience with Zoom, Google Classroom, Google Suite and Microsoft Office; knowledge of other softwares and online platforms is a plus

  • Knowledge of Montessori philosophy is a plus

Job description:   Major Duties:

 

·       Create and teach lessons that are congruent with students' educational needs in the areas of language, grammar, reading and writing using resources provided.

·       Read all prescribed novels, poetry, and additional resources to gain a thorough understanding of them before developing lesson plans and curricula to ensure that all topics engaged are Islamically appropriate for the age level and addressed through an Islamic lens.

·       Keep abreast of current events and incorporating these events and themes into lessons with the Islamic lens in mind to make them more relevant to students.

·       Collaborate with other staff to develop lesson plans, teaching strategies, and interventions as needed.

·       Ensure all curriculum, school, and state requirements are met.

·       Submit lesson plans, quizzes, tests the Friday prior to week of instruction

·       Encourage participation within the classroom to promote the consolidation of learning content.

·       Prepare students for formal and informal assessments.

·       Grade tests, pop quizzes, assignments, exams, and other assessments in a timely manner

·       Ensure respectful and open lines of communication with parents. Be available to parents through written communication, setting up conferences, and educating parents in regards to ELAR curriculum.

·       Communicating with parents, students, lead teacher, and administrator regarding underperformance and other concerns while respecting cultural differences.

·       Conduct parent conferences three times a year and attend two other school events throughout the year

·       Attend middle school staff meetings (1hr after school) once a month and teacher in-service days throughout the year as needed

Job Title Middle School English Teacher
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Post Details
Posted By Montessori School of Excellence
Job Function English Teacher
Start Date October 2nd, 2020
Salary negotiable
Cell Phone 214-491-6090
Email info(at)montessoriexcellence.com
Location Virtual/McKinney, TX
    
    
Deadline 2020-Dec-20
Sponsorship No
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
Category
Location Location -> Work from Home
Job Type Job Type -> Contractor
Classification Job Classification -> Education & Training