FALL RIVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
MATHEMATICS TEACHER -
1. Appropriate Massachusetts
2. Bachelor's Degree with
major or minor in Mathematics
School Principal and Department Head
To help each pupil develop competence in basic mathematical
skills and an understanding of the structure of mathematics; to
motivate each pupil to apply mathematical understanding and
skills in the solution of practical problems; to encourage pupils
to develop their special talents in the field of mathematics.
1. Teaches courses in mathematics to
secondary pupils utilizing course of study adopted by the
School Committee, and appropriate curriculum publications as
guidelines in teaching individual course content.
2. Demonstrates mathematical concepts
using models, chalkboard, overhead projector, and other
teacher-prepared instructional aids.
3. Provides opportunities when needed
for individualized and small group instruction to adapt the
the needs of each pupil.
4. Designs learning activities that will
relate mathematics to the physical world.
Establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to
provide an orderly, productive
6. Evaluates each pupil's progress
in mathematical knowledge and skills.
7. Communicates with parents to
interpret contemporary methods in teaching mathematics, and with
parents and school counselors to discuss the individual pupil's
8. Identifies pupil needs, and
cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and
helping pupils solve health, attitude and learning
9. Participates in curriculum and
other development programs.
10. Shares in the sponsorship of student
activities such as mathematics teams, and participates in faculty
11. Maintains professional competence through
in-service education activities provided by the School Department
and/or in self-selected professional growth activities.
12. All other responsibilities that are listed
in the collective bargaining agreement between the Fall River
Educators' Association and the Fall River School Committee.
SALARY AND TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
In accordance with the Fall River Educators' Association
contract. Continued employment is contingent on work
performance, program need, and funding.
Closing Date for
Applications: As indicated on webpage
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