WorkSource Oregon Language Arts Teacher in Baker City, Oregon
Baker School District is currently seeking a candidate for a Language Arts teaching position at Baker Middle School beginning the 2021-2022 school year. REQUIREMENTS: * This position requires the candidate to hold, or be eligible to hold an Oregon Teaching License with the proper endorsement. JOB DUTIES: * Teaches content and skills in English language, literature, composition, and reading to high school students. * Adapts English material and methods to develop relevant sequential assignments and lesson plans that guide and challenge students. * Encourages students to think independently and to express original ideas. * Evaluates each student's progress in meeting the course standards for English skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing). * Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive classroom environment. * Communicates with parents and school counselors on student progress. * Administers testing in accordance with the District's testing practices. * Models nondiscriminatory practices in all activities. * Develop and maintain classroom environment conducive to effective, engaging and developmentally appropriate learning. * Works collaboratively to bring an ELA focus to STEAM programming school wide. * Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor or designee. HOURS: * Currently, full-time teacher contracts are approximately 1547 hours with a four-day work week. Certified staff report for one Friday per month for meetings and PD activities. CLOSING DATE: * Open until filled.