Thursday , February 9 2023

Utah State Employment For Early Literacy Coach

Website State of Utah

Job Description:

The Utah State Board of Education attracts and retains the best in the industry because we offer more than just competitive salaries. USBE professionals know they are serving a higher purpose because their work impacts the lives of Utah students.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver consistent and frequent job-embedded professional learning
  • Engage in instructional coaching cycles with educators to build capacity for improved classroom instructional practices
  • Partner with the school’s leadership to support school-wide literacy goals to provide a team of support for educators to embed the state-wide goals into instructional plans and practice
  • Design and facilitate relevant and cohesive professional learning sessions to strengthen the implementation of these evidence-based practices with educators
  • Participate actively in professional learning experiences to deepen knowledge and skills for coaching
  • Leverage knowledge of the science of reading and evidence-based practices to support educators in maximizing student learning
  • Use principles of adult learning to effectively partner with educators to integrate professional learning into classroom practice
  • Assist educators in analyzing data to inform instructional adjustments

Job Requirements:

  • A Masters Degree in literacy or other relevant area
  • Extensive data analysis experience with Acadience Reading
  • A current Utah Professional Educator License
  • LETRS Certified or has completed LETRS 3rd edition
  • Strong professional learning facilitation skill
  • At least 5 years of classroom teaching experience in an elementary setting
  • At least 3 years of instructional coaching or equivalent experience
  • Deep understanding of the science of reading and evidence-based practices
  • A USBE Instructional Coaching Endorsement

Job Details:

Company: State of Utah

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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