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The ESL teacher will support students, classroom teachers, parents and administration in developing and implementing a continuum of services to meet the English language learning needs of students. Additionally the ESL teacher will meet local, state and federal goals regarding identified students at Niner University Elementary in Charlotte, North Carolina. - Demonstrate knowledge of local, state and federal regulations and laws pertaining to English Learners (ELs). - Develop and implement an instructional plan which is aligned to demonstrated strengths and weaknesses of the student based upon assessment data. - Design and deliver instruction that demonstrates a clear alignment with Second Language Acquisition principles as well as sociocultural aspects of EL learning. - Recommend rigorous and culturally relevant instructional strategies and accommodations for students and classroom teachers. - Help staff members understand and implement EL policy and procedures through formal and/or informal training - Communicate with parents regarding their children's educational progress via periodic written progress reports - Follow a plan for professional development and demonstrates evidence of growth. - Perform any other duties as assigned by Administration
Minimum Experience / Education:
Bachelor's degree At least 3 years of experience in elementary setting
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Evidence of skill working with at risk student populations; Specialization in ESL at Master's level; Demonstrate a strong understanding of the WIDA and NC Essential Standards, including WIDA Assessments and data interpretation.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.