K-8 Elective Teacher (20-21)

K-8 Elective Teacher (20-21)

As an Elective Teacher, you will join the K-8 instructional team that upholds high expectations, fosters social development, and facilitates the intellectual growth of our scholars. Our Elective Teachers will approach instruction with patience, creativity, and a growth mindset, while using activities and instructional methods that will motivate our scholars.We are seeking passionate individuals who embody Alpha’s mission, vision and core beliefs- teachers who believe that all students can learn, that our scholars belong in college, and that student growth is a reflection of the teacher’s practice. At Alpha, you will uphold a rigorous culture for all students. Alpha is fiercely entrepreneurial and we are focused on supporting our scholars as they grow into self-reliant leaders who will achieve success in their school, college, and career.Lead an academically rigorous classroom through activities such as:
  • Develop lesson plans and supplementary materials for chosen Elective
  • Establish and maintain standards of student behavior for a productive learning environment during class sessions
  • Assess and analyze students’ performance and progress to ensure they are mastering developmental skills regularly, and responding to data to support all scholars to achieve academic success
  • Communicate with parents and school counselors on student progress