Art Teacher

Emmett School District Southwest / Boise Art Secondary Part Time Posted 1M ago

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Create and maintain an effective learning environment by modeling positive and respectful behavior, upholding and supporting high academic expectations, and maintaining positive and professional relationships with colleagues, students, and parents
Meet with students at their scheduled appointment dates and times
Conduct effective student appointments; prepare for and deliver instruction, engage students in goal-setting, monitoring of progress, and preparation for completion of graduation requirements
Assign appropriate courses of study
Refer students to core subject area teachers when necessary
Establish and communicate learning objectives and content standards to be assessed
Plan, prepare for and deliver instructional activities to facilitate learning experiences
Provide a variety of learning materials and resources to support independent learning
Identify and implement instructional strategies and resources to meet students’ varying needs
Engage students in academic conversations that elicit critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and communication
Connect instruction to real-world experiences and students’ post-secondary goals
Regularly check for understanding and provide clarifying and/or enrichment information
Carefully observe, review and evaluate student homework and tests to assess and monitor progress
Grade course projects, and tests
Provide students with meaningful feedback to enhance learning and improve achievement
Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students
Instruct and monitor student progress in the use of online learning materials and technology
Provide appropriate accommodations, modifications, and interventions for English Learners, students with 504 Plans, and Special Education students
Model and guide students to develop strategies that foster independent learning skills such as goal-setting, time management, and accessing/utilizing resources
Use relevant technology to support instruction
Administer diagnostic assessments according to guidelines set forth by the Organization and site
Regularly communicate necessary information to students, colleagues, and parents regarding student progress and student needs
Refer students to support structures; tutors, intervention programs, labs, counselors, and other “wrap around" services as appropriate
Manage student behavior  by enforcing rules and disciplinary systems of the school
Prepare for and facilitate positive parent conferences
Keep updated with developments in subject area curriculum, teaching resources, and methods
Maintain accurate and complete records of student progress and development
Monitor credit completion rates of students
Monitor student attendance
Claim and report daily attendance
Keep student work folders neat and organized
Document and review student notes and parent/student contacts 
Update all necessary records accurately and timely as required by law, Organizational policies, school regulations, and independent auditors
Collaborate with colleagues to improve teaching practices through professional learning communities, student study teams, department meetings, and student retention meetings
Participate in Professional Development opportunities as needed
Follow established policies and procedures for reporting incidents (e.g., child abuse, substance abuse, harassment, and violence).
Attend all required meetings and graduation ceremonies
Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Physical Requirements:
Ability to meet Idaho Standards of physical and mental health
Visual ability to read handwritten or typed documents, and the display screen of various office equipment and machines.
Able to conduct a verbal conversation.
Able to hear normal range verbal conversation (approximately 60 decibels).
Able to sit, stand, stoop, kneel, bend and walk. Sedentary work.
Able to lift, carry, push, and pull objects weighing up to 15 pounds frequently, and 25 pounds occasionally.
Able to demonstrate manual dexterity necessary to operate a computer and other classroom equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

Bachelor’s Degree

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