General Purpose of Job: To inspire and prepare all students with the confidence, courage, and competence to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning. 

  • Position in the Distance Learning Academy requires skill in teaching through remote platforms (Google Meets) and use of technology to teach (SeeSaw and/or Schoology).
  • Position provides instruction and support in the curriculum areas for which employed; 
    make appropriate use of instructional resources and technologies.
  • Implement the goals and objectives of the District and the school and/or program for 
    which employed.
  • Write and implement individual student goals and objectives.
  • Evaluate student performance according to the goals and objectives on the Individual 
    Educational Plan (IEP) used by School District; promote student achievement; maintain 
    required student records; make related reports to the principal as prescribed or     
    authorized by the superintendent.
  • Maintain contact and communications with parents of students and work with them in the 
    development of each student.
  • Perform classroom management duties; enforce District rules governing the conduct.
  • Understand and be able to implement due process guidelines following state and federal rules, regulations and District policy.

Required Qualifications: A valid Minnesota teaching license in ASD Required; Dual Preferred

Desired Qualifications:

  • Considerable knowledge of the curriculum areas the teacher is responsible for instructing.
  • Considerable knowledge of educational philosophy, teaching methods and approaches, current researched best practices and strategies.
  • Considerable knowledge of students’ learning styles and needs, both academic and affective.
  • Considerable knowledge of multicultural, gender and disability fair curriculum concepts.
  • Working knowledge of instructional technologies.
  • Considerable skill in classroom management and organization.
  • Ability to effectively facilitate and/or participate in team meetings and parent meetings.

FTE: 1.0 Temporary (ASAP through 12/11/20 – This position has return rights pursuant to language in the Teacher Transfer Procedures, subd. 1.)
Site: Distance Learning Academy