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  • Have you checked with your Region center? They might have something you could use for your own PD. Good luck on finding something. ------------------------------ Joyce Baumann ELAR 5-8 GT Coordinator Terlingua CSD Terlingua,TX 432-371-2281 -------- ...

  • I just shared my PD sessions in Commons. My completed Canvas courses for junior high have also been added to Commons. Just search under my name and they should come up for you. Darla Leach Rigor & Relevance Instructional Coach ...

  • Thank you so much for sharing! And please keep us updated on if you share elementary sources. We'd all be so grateful! Jennifer Rendon Williams | Gifted & Talented Education Coordinator/Teacher Harmony ...

  • I just added my 6th - 8th grade courses to Commons. I am currently "prettying up" the Home Pages - I created them quickly and have just now been able to sit down and get them nice looking. You can search for them under my name. You are welcome to use ...

  • Director of GT at a small suburb of Ft. Worth, Cleburne ISD. We have already been trained in SeeSaw and Canvas, our two LMS platforms. I think we will be rolling out Genius Hour/Independent Study type GT for remote students through these two platforms; ...

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  • Odessa, Texas, The University of Texas Permian Basin STEM Academy Charter School is seeking student-centered individuals to teach 1st Grade during the 2020/2021 school year. The 1st Grade Classroom Teacher will design and deliver instructional lessons which provide appropriate educational opportunities and instruction for each student, according to his/her needs and abilities. The general responsibilities for this position include: • Develop current lesson plans (daily and/or weekly) and instructional materials that provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil. Provide planned learning experiences that motivate students, utilize best practices, are inclusive of parent participation, and are developmentally appropriate. Select and utilize appropriate instructional materials, aids, and supplies that assist in the development of innovative, well-organized units of study • Participate cooperatively in the system of evaluation as stated in the Charter’s guidelines. Evaluate students’ academic and social growth, keep appropriate records, prepare student reports and communicate with parents regarding their child’s progress • Participate in assigned committees, school and parent meetings • Additional duties, as assigned WORK SCHEDULE : This is an exempt, non-tenured TEA funded teaching position. Teachers are scheduled to teach and participate in various professional development days, as scheduled each academic school year. Generally, this position will require the Teacher to be on campus during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. In this role, evening and weekend hours may be required to grade materials, create lesson plans, and attend parent meetings and other academic events. Additional duties, such as morning and lunch duty, will be assigned that will require extended workdays. HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.   Link to job posting at the UTPB Careers site: https://utpb.peopleadmin.com/postings/2633. Please include all required documents with your submission. Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire.   The University offers an excellent compensation package, which includes a broad range of employee benefits and a generous retirement program ( TRS ). We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu. UT–Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented group members are encouraged to apply. UTPB participates in e-Verify. • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in a STEM field or Curriculum and Instruction • A valid Texas teaching certificate • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in a STEM field or Curriculum and Instruction • A valid Texas teaching certificate • Minimum of one to three years of K-12 teaching • Candidates without a Master’s Degree will be required to enroll in an accredited program within 18 months of hire and earn the degree within 5 years of hire • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning assessment and diagnosis, and research related to learning • All UTPB employees must be able to pass a criminal background check Preferred Qualifications: • Preference will be given to educators with experience using various technologies in a STEM field  
  • Odessa , Texas, The University of Texas Permian Basin STEM Academy Charter School is seeking student-centered individuals to teach Kindergarten during the 2020/2021 school year. The Kinder Classroom Teacher will design and deliver instructional lessons which provide appropriate educational opportunities and instruction for each student, according to his/her needs and abilities. The general responsibilities for this position include: • Develop current lesson plans (daily and/or weekly) and instructional materials that provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil. Provide planned learning experiences that motivate students, utilize best practices, are inclusive of parent participation, and are developmentally appropriate. Select and utilize appropriate instructional materials, aids, and supplies that assist in the development of innovative, well-organized units of study • Participate cooperatively in the system of evaluation as stated in the Charter’s guidelines. Evaluate students’ academic and social growth, keep appropriate records, prepare student reports and communicate with parents regarding their child’s progress • Participate in assigned committees, school and parent meetings • Additional duties, as assigned WORK SCHEDULE : This is an exempt, non-tenured TEA funded teaching position. Teachers are scheduled to teach and participate in various professional development days, as scheduled each academic school year. Generally, this position will require the Teacher to be on campus during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. In this role, evening and weekend hours may be required to grade materials, create lesson plans, and attend parent meetings and other academic events. Additional duties, such as morning and lunch duty, will be assigned that will require extended workdays.   HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.  Link to job posting at the UTPB Careers site: https://utpb.peopleadmin.com/postings/2634. Please include all required documents with your submission. Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire.   The University offers an excellent compensation package, which includes a broad range of employee benefits and a generous retirement program ( TRS ). We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu. UT–Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented group members are encouraged to apply. UTPB participates in e-Verify. Required Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in a STEM field or Curriculum and Instruction, Early Childhood Education/Elementary Education • A valid Texas teaching certificate • Minimum of one to three years of K-12 teaching • Candidates without a Master’s Degree will be required to enroll in an accredited program within 18 months of hire and earn the degree within 5 years of hire • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning assessment and diagnosis, and research related to learning • All UTPB employees must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Odessa, Texas, The University of Texas Permian Basin STEM Academy Charter School is seeking student-centered individuals to teach in classrooms for 3d Grade Science. Teachers design and deliver instructional lessons which provide appropriate educational opportunities and instruction for each student, according to his/her needs and abilities. The general responsibilities for this position include: • Develop current lesson plans (daily and/or weekly) and instructional materials that provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each pupil. Provide planned learning experiences that motivate students, utilize best practices, are inclusive of parent participation, and are developmentally appropriate. Select and utilize appropriate instructional materials, aids, and supplies that assist in the development of innovative, well-organized units of study • Participate cooperatively in the system of evaluation as stated in the Charter’s guidelines. Evaluate students’ academic and social growth, keep appropriate records, prepare student reports and communicate with parents regarding their child’s progress • Participate in assigned committees, school and parent meetings • Additional duties, as assigned   WORK SCHEDULE: This is an exempt, non-tenured TEA funded teaching position. Teachers are scheduled to teach and participate in various professional development days, as scheduled each academic school year. Generally, this position will require the Teacher to be on campus during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. In this role, evening and weekend hours may be required to grade materials, create lesson plans, and attend parent meetings and other academic events. Additional duties, such as morning and lunch duty, will be assigned that will require extended workdays. How to Apply: All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.  Link to job posting at the UTPB Careers site: https://utpb.peopleadmin.com/postings/2576.  Please include all required documents with your submission. Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire. The University offers an excellent compensation package, which includes a broad range of employee benefits and a generous retirement program (TRS). We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu. UT–Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented group members are encouraged to apply. UTPB participates in e-Verify. Required Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in a STEM field or Curriculum and Instruction • A valid Texas teaching certificate • Minimum of one to three years of K-12 teaching • Candidates without a Master’s Degree will be required to enroll in an accredited program within 18 months of hire and earn the degree within 5 years of hire • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning assessment and diagnosis, and research related to learning • All UTPB employees must be able to pass a criminal background check Preferred Qualifications:  • Preference will be given to educators with experience using various technologies in a STEM field

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