The SPED Teacher is responsible for planning, organizing and implementing an appropriate learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential base on HOPE’s instructional curriculum for students. Work is performed under the supervision of the principal.
- Plan, prepare and deliver lesson plans and instructional materials to facilitate active learning.
- Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment.
- Evaluate students for SPED Services and write IEPs.
- Monitor IEPs implementation
- Supervise SPED Paraprofessionals
- Collaborate with classroom teachers
- Use relevant technology to support and differentiate instructions
- Evaluate student performance through examinations and homework assignments to promote student achievement. Provide appropriate feedback on work.
- Assess student academic and behavioral needs by establishing and enforcing school rules and procedures.
- Clearly communicate assessment criteria to parents; and involve parents/guardians in meaningful ways to maximize student learning and achievement.
- Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development
- Prepare required reports on students and activities
- Performs classroom management duties, maintains discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
- Maintains professional competence by attending staff development programs, curriculum development meetings and other professional activities.
- Participates in various school events, staff meetings and extracurricular activities.
- Performs any other related duties as assigned by the Principal or other appropriate administrator.
- Serve as a role model for promoting effective instruction and professionalism