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K-8 Bilingual Classroom Teacher

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Academia Cesar Chavez
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Saint Paul, MN
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Published 23 days ago

Description

Academia Cesar Chavez is dedicated to providing a quality dual-language education which prepares critically thinking, socially competent, values driven, and culturally aware bilingual and bi-literate learners by advocating Latino cultural values in an environment of familia and community. Academia Cesar Chavez is dedicated to raising the bar and closing the achievement gap for Latino children. We offer services to students and their families in a culturally sensitive and personalized way. Academia Cesar Chavez admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin. 

We are recruiting for teachers who can provide an enriching academic learning environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity, interest, and learning style of ACC students in grades K - 8; develop a linguistically and culturally appropriate educational program and school; work with directors, educational team and other staff to ensure ACC’s mission, values, vision and curriculum objectives are supported, modeled and taught to the students.

 

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Hold a valid Minnesota Teaching License or able to obtain
  • Experience working with culturally and linguistically diverse students preferred
  • Excellent communication skills with students, parents and staff
  • Proven leadership skills and the ability to build relationships with students, colleagues, and community
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

Position Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Use the state standards and curriculum to create a rigorous, objective-driven program
  • Differentiate learning for individual students based on their unique learning needs to ensure all students are appropriately engaged and challenged
  • Ensure students are engaged through activities and technology that accommodate various learning styles
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers to create interdisciplinary units that teacher grade level knowledge and skills through Spanish
  • Explicitly introduce learning objectives to activate students’ prior knowledge as it relates to objectives, and conclude the lesson by revisiting the learning objective
  • Present content through a variety of instructional strategies to reach all learners
  • Provide many and varied opportunities for students to achieve mastery while working to promote achievement by all students without exception
  • Develop standards-aligned, measurable, ambitious goals that will increase student opportunities for achievement; assess and track performance against these goals
  • Measure student achievement of, and progress toward, the learning objectives and goals with formative and summative assessment tools
  • Provide ongoing and timely feedback to students on their progress towards meeting goals by frequently checking for understanding and listening
  • Use data to reflect on effectiveness of lessons and student achievement progress in order to improve instruction and personal practice
  • Create a focused environment of fairness and respect that encourages student to take risks and strive to reach goals.
  • Communicate respectfully and thoughtfully with parent/guardians by remaining sensitive to different families’ cultures, values, and needs
  • Collaborate with colleagues (school wide meetings, professional development days) to continuously improve personal practice, instruction, assessment, and student achievement, as well as the overall goals and mission of the school
  • Access meaningful learning experiences (current theory, research, developments in relevant academic disciplines, professional development opportunities, and ideas from colleagues and supervisors)
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Salary:

Competitive pay based on qualifications and experience

Description

Academia Cesar Chavez is dedicated to providing a quality dual-language education which prepares critically thinking, socially competent, values driven, and culturally aware bilingual and bi-literate learners by…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

·        Medical (HSA) and dental insurance

·        Life, AD&D, short term disability and long-term disability insurance

·        Matching of retirement contributions as required by law

·        Tuition Reimbursement Program

·        Professional Development seminars and opportunities

·        Personal Time Off (PTO)

·        Medical (HSA) and dental insurance

·        Life, AD&D, short term disability and long-term disability insurance

·        Matching of retirement contributions as required by law

·        Tuition…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual in English and Spanish

Bilingual in English and Spanish

Location

On-site
1801 Lacrosse Ave, St Paul, MN 55119, USA

How to Apply

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