purpose of a Title I teacher is to provide the highest quality instruction in
reading through strategies, materials, and assistance to those
students at greatest risk of not achieving the District #1 Essential Learnings. The purpose of a Title I teacher’s job is to teach students how
to read, write, problem solve, seek information, work cooperatively with
others, and meet all Title I curriculum objectives.
1. Diagnoses, instructs, and evaluates specific
students’ needs and seeks assistance of classroom teachers or other specialists
2. Plans and implements a program of instruction
that meets individual student needs, interests, and abilities within the
Sweetwater County School District Title I reading curriculum.
3. Uses effective teaching techniques and
materials to implement curriculum objectives and goals.
4. Writes daily lesson plans describing daily
learning experiences correlated to curriculum objectives.
5. Determines program eligibility through
diagnosis and evaluation of specific student needs.
6. Monitors and assesses student progress and
provides feedback on a regular basis to teachers, students, and
7. Communicates aims/objectives to students in a
well-planned, organized manner in clear, concise terms.
8. Creates a classroom environment conducive to
learning and appropriate to the maturity of the students.
9. Follows the Title I rules and regulations.
administration in implementing all policies, regulations, and rules of
Sweetwater County School District Number One.
11. Promotes and
follows adopted Sweetwater County School District Number One philosophy,
policies, and administrative procedures.
concerns and ideas with colleagues, parents, students, and community in a
legal responsibilities for supervision of students on school property or in
attendance at school-sponsored activities.
14. Strives to
maintain and improve professional competence.
individual responsibilities assigned by the principal/supervisor which may
relate to committee work, student activities, student supervision, or other
planning of any professional
accurate, complete, legible, and correct records as required by Title I law,
Sweetwater County School District Number One policy, and administrative
necessary precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and
18. Conducts oneself
in a business-like and task-oriented manner.
19. Designs and
implements parent involvement programs in accordance with Title I guidelines.
building staff meetings, Title I meetings, and district meetings.
2. Remains informed
of new techniques and current
reports in a timely manner.
student progress at parent conferences and requested meetings.
--EMPLOYEES ARE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR
ALL DUTIES OF THIS JOB--
Knowledge, Skills, and Mental Ability:
broad knowledge of pedagogy and learning theory with expertise in area(s) of
Must possess knowledge of group dynamics and
Must possess knowledge of psychological, emotional,
educational, and behavioral development of children.
classroom management skills which include discipline as well as record keeping
and assessment ability.
technological and computer skills.
problem solving, flexibility, imagination, patience, reasoning, creativity,
judgment, and analytical abilities.
Education, License, Certification or Formal
certification issued by the Wyoming Department of Education.
A minimum of a
Bachelor’s Degree, awarded from an accredited college or university.
pursue graduate level classes for professional growth.
stamina to be able to remain in a seated position for up to 90 minutes at a
time throughout the work day with a minimum of fatigue or discomfort.
and stamina to work at a computer for at least part of each day with a minimum
of fatigue or discomfort.
stamina to be able to remain in a standing position for up to 90 minutes at a
work day with a minimum of fatigue or discomfort.
lift objects that weigh at least 50 pounds and move them more than 50 feet.
Be able to
spend most of the time inside classrooms with some work outside in hot/cold
Be able to to
tolerate noise up to 90 decibels.
Be able to work