Math Coach

Albany Charter School Network Albany , NY 12210

Posted 1 week ago

The Albany Charter School Network works with a Charter Schools in the City of Albany, NY. Together with our member Schools, we help to recruit individuals who want to contribute to the futures of the scholars in our community and their success in our classrooms.

Currently, we are recruiting for an Math Coach. In this role you will work collaboratively with instructional staff and leadership to cultivate a high-quality education for each and every student. As a consultant for our Network, you will develop strategies for the design and delivery of Next Generation aligned curriculum and instruction to champion the engagement and growth of teachers. Responsibilities include:

  • Creating strategies used to foster shared decision making and build teacher capacity to support student learning needs in diverse and struggling learning communities.
  • Coaching teachers to deliver rigorous content to students performing below grade level who need to make ambitious gains in academic content in order to progress toward grade level mastery.
  • Helping teachers to evaluate and improve academic curriculum as well as instructional best practices.
  • Supporting leaders and teachers to align educational content to foundational skills in order to provide access to challenging curricula.
  • Guiding teachers to create targeted lesson plans that hone in on students foundational skills and concepts.
  • Facilitating the implementation of valid and reliable assessment practices.

Requirements

The appropriate candidate for this position will have 5 - 10 years of successful teaching experience in the classroom, experience at all grade levels is preferred and proficiency as a teacher coach is a plus. This position requires a Masters Degree in Education, in depth familiarity with Next Generation learning standards, understanding of appropriate education practices and the ability to emulate good teaching. The right fit for this position will have experience teaching in an urban setting and understand the unique needs of an urban classroom. Additionally, candidates should possess great presentation skills and be skilled at developing and delivering professional development.

Benefits

Salary is commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits offered including health, dental and life insurances and a generous time off package.

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