The teacher is responsible for the intellectual, social and effective development of students.
The teacher will also insure that all programs, materials and practices within the classroom are free from gender and minority bias and discrimination, and are in keeping with the letter and spirit of Title IX and Affirmative Action policies adopted by the Board of Education.
The teacher is directly responsible to the Principal of the school, and is evaluated/supervised by the administrator as designated in the Staff Evaluation Booklet. This evaluation is based upon basic tenets of good teaching which are found in each teacher's respective job description and the Connecticut Teaching Competencies.
Must possess or be eligible for Library Media Connecticut certification (048, 062)
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to deliver content in a project-based environment. Experience in inquiry-based instruction preferred.
Understanding of and commitment to technology-enhanced instruction.
Ability to relate successfully with staff, families and students from diverse backgrounds, experiences and skill levels.
Demonstrated ability to implement differentiated instruction and build upon the strengths and challenges of a multi-cultural and multi-racial classroom/district.
Understanding of the cognitive and social development and challenges of elementary school-aged children.
Skill in using digital instruction/technology preferred.
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Danbury Public Schools District