Under the general
supervision of the School Principal, to facilitate student
success and growth in academic and interpersonal skills through
implementing district approved curriculum; documenting teaching
and student progress/activities/outcomes; addressing specific
educational needs of individual students and by creating a
flexible, safe and optimal learning environment; and providing
feedback to students, parents and administration regarding
student progress, expectations, goals, etc.
Develops and administers
school elementary curriculum consistent with school district
goals and objectives.
Promotes a classroom
environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and
small group instruction, and student learning.
plans into learning experiences so as to best
utilize the available time for
Conducts ongoing assessment
of student learning, and modifies instructional methods to fit
individual student's needs, including students with special
needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as
in the principles of responsible citizenship and
other subject matters specified in applicable
laws, as well as
and procedures of the Thomaston Public
Continues to acquire
professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the
educational field by attending seminars, workshops or
professional meetings, or by conducting research.
Organizes and maintains a
system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and
reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance
as required by district procedures and applicable laws.
involvement in students' education and ensures effective
communication with students and parents.
Ensures that student conduct conforms with the
school's standards and school district policies, and e
stablishes and maintains
standards of pupil behavior needed to
in the classroom.
Coordinates with other elementary
professional staff members, especially within
grade level, to evaluate and assess curriculum, and participates
in faculty meetings and committees.
Selects and requisitions appropriate
books, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and
maintains inventory records.
Supervises students in activities
that take place out of the classroom during the school day,
including activities involving school transportation.
Administers standardized tests in
accordance with District testing programs.