Teacher, District Program Facilitator – Indian Education

Full time @Minneapolis Public Schools in Education
  • 1250 W Broadway, Minneapolis, MN 55411 View on Map
  • Post Date : December 29, 2023

Job Description

Date: Dec 7, 2023

Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Below is specific information for you to consider about this position.

Job Title: Teacher, District Program Facilitator – Indian Education and Requisition ID number: 94346

Close Date: No established closing date; open until filled

Organizational Unit: Indian Education (10000261)

Site: Davis Center (0001)

FTE: 1.0 FTE; this is based on full-time equivalency with 1.0 being full time

Union: Teachers(04)

Functional Area: Teaching

Resume and Cover Letter are mandatory to apply for any position.

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Key Responsibilities of the Position

  • Consult with school staff concerning the development implementation and evaluation of best practices and instructional strategies of American Indian students in quality programs.
  • Provide leadership and support to the Indian Education programs in the Minneapolis Public Schools.
  • Plan and implement professional development opportunities for MPS teachers in the area of Indian Education.
  • Increase parent and community awareness of curriculum initiatives for Indian Education.
  • Disseminate current research and best practice in all areas for learners in Indian Education.
  • Identify exemplary programs, supplemental components, learning materials and assessment methods for Indian Education.
  • Assist the Director in conducting staff, student and parent information meetings regarding Indian Education initiatives and conducting needs assessments.
  • Work with Indian Education staff to coordinate staff development opportunities for all instructional staff (teachers, educational assistants, etc.) in the integration of American Indian curriculum materials.
  • Synthesize all previous MPS curriculum efforts and work with MPS Teaching and Learning staff in content areas to link specific materials and district standards.
  • Attend events and act on behalf of the Director as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualification:
Valid MN teaching license

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working in American Indian Community
Experience in Indian Education or American Indian Studies

 

Final candidates may be invited to interview with a committee. Final appointment to this position will be contingent upon passing a criminal background check.