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Lower School General Studies Teacher

Lower School General Studies Teacher
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:
 Working in partnership with the Head of School and Principal in planning and teaching a challenging course of study in a developmentally appropriate manner, with an emphasis on 21st Century Learning, differentiating instruction, and using formative and summative assessments effectively.
 Engaging children in project work that is an in-depth investigation of a particular topic as part of an emergent curriculum.
 Creating an inclusive classroom environment through supportive exchanges with students and clear expectations for community behavior.
 Creating and supporting a positive classroom environment.
 Collaborating with other general studies teachers, educators and specialist teachers to develop curriculum, plan trips and special projects and solve problems.
 Working and communicating effectively with parents in formal and informal conferences, written reports and newsletters.
 Supporting and following the School Policies and Procedures.
 Be a positive and contributing member of the professional community.
The school offers competitive compensation based on prior experience, education and position requirements. Medical benefits are offered and supplemented by the school. Voluntary dental, eye insurance and supplemental coverage is also offered.
 B.A. degree required
 Prior experience as a lead classroom teacher is required or equivalent education and experience.
 Good sense of humor and a warm and engaging demeanor are required.
 A passion for educating children is required.
Contact Heather Moodley
Phone: 214-295-3400
Fax: 214-295-3405
12324 Merit Drive, Dallas, TX 75251