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ELL Teacher - MN Connections Academy

Posted on 2020-11-20 12:25:40 PM

Listing expires 2021-01-19 12:00:00 AM

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To be considered for this position please apply through this<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fu15334432.ct.sendgrid.net%2Fls%2Fclick%3Fupn%3DL3xUvN7mEMLEM3K-2BAfKoEfsxnIU5Sf5xaL7fF767NWNJ7FbfiQxlOK7XC7VAUquZTvzzUFgjylO5RreLIgn5UMLhOM5F1qQgULevBOrypf2C8-2BFM3uQDH5KobVffk0Yp4E-2FsVnF2lqmBbRfNpHD-2BiZfbdWcv97gsXf2a-2BgteDuCjDt2SL0TE79GPRQim9IAPYqlm0nSAa6QzKi9PW59-2F3yww0xkpfx9S-2F2fB6dNLRKY-3D6xj0_pzu-2BuzhWfE-2F-2FDL0srH31bWx5XYWoZ4q9gFjKxaWzOFXvTq0ZiaTpIruqU8MN2M8Daxl-2BuWcY2-2Bhpvf3OLmB6sAUkbXlG8dkWmIMBrHjLxShEC0WISVrRx3fOy2HJoUMDVBvJV6PzRO4QuAC7p1yRCcV9h1Antb2nNnLGW72lI6Fp5k6nZTV7v4PeteSwEB2Aia62gyXeWeM8p6hS74pVJG7-2FQvLme3V8U1Nvb8cVbuw-3D&data=04%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C56a3fb8d72704e9bb58608d88d81add1%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637414935395672486%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=J4Ejdl%2BWFHZ57UDOoEmSrbLPbcKStpMA%2BmrBrvLGfGM%3D&reserved=0> link. School Summary Minnesota Connections Academy (MNCA) is a tuition-free, online public charter school for students in grades K-12 throughout Minnesota. MNCA is a member of the Minnesota Transitions Charter School (MTCS), a K-12 academic community. MNCA is a state-approved online program operated through a contract with Connections Academy of Minnesota, LLC, to provide the educational program and other services. MNCA is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, an accrediting division of AdvancED. Position Summary Working from your home in Minnesota, the ELL teacher will &#8220;virtually&#8221; manage instructional programs for ELL students via telephone and Internet with the use of various curriculum tools. The ELL teacher will consult regularly with students, learning coaches and teachers to ensure the success of every ELL student. In addition, the ELL teacher will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks: * Coordinate language proficiency screenings and testing as mandated by Minnesota * Ensure compliances with state-timelines for tasks such as Beginning of the Year, Middle of the Year and End of the Year * Attend local and state-provided professional development training related to ELL compliance and instruction * Collaborate with appropriate stakeholders to support student learning * Review curriculum and devise alternate approaches to presenting lessons to increase student understanding * Communicate with parents and students on a consistent, regular basis to develop and update ELL Program Plans and schedules, discuss assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion of assignments and coach special projects * Conduct ELL focused conferences in a timely manner * Become proficient with supplemental programs to support English Language Learners in the virtual setting, including interpreting data within the programs * Develop a general knowledge of the MNCA&#8217;s curriculum, as applicable * Other duties as assigned Requirements * Valid ESL certification in Minnesota * Experience directly teaching ELL students preferred * Strong technology skills (Microsoft, Google) * Excellent communication skills, both oral and written * Customer-focused approach * A high degree of flexibility * Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced environment * Team player track record * Willingness to travel on occasion for school-based meetings, training, state testing (may require occasional overnight travel) * Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed to support the school and some families Please note, there is a law in which a tenured teacher can take a leave of absence from their district for up to 5 years to teach at a charter school, through 124E.12 subdivision 6<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fu15334432.ct.sendgrid.net%2Fls%2Fclick%3Fupn%3DL3xUvN7mEMLEM3K-2BAfKoEV1nQAXS8Fa2rAi2atyFQTjSXlLWkydY6z1vGUH-2FhaqE66p49O-2FMlmvDKNK9adYCdQ4eSt6v2rN0kAZ-2BUhBHn6vM9mq8pquD4k3NAW1KIZ8UMpGELAYqDObCPwegH1-2Baem4pHjEAtRnRSEF2KV6KxWFhAAmURiqlpF9y7vKe06HaqoyME5dYQWgdigtnajFJ2H2BFLe4zg1LMsuT7cyCcCC3IdGOpclEZXPd1qvMpf6pSY7YfU9VZw7ZfN9HbJLu-2F52pHh9yqC8s645HYcgl89tdppKutr2cExYbSRqx4Kq2xAKg7NIIF0iMr31dMmqPCsgTOBfJrnFoXEUfZhQPUhSqKcS7OHedGuil-2ByqxNAwtC243_pzu-2BuzhWfE-2F-2FDL0srH31bWx5XYWoZ4q9gFjKxaWzOFXvTq0ZiaTpIruqU8MN2M8Daxl-2BuWcY2-2Bhpvf3OLmB6sBouwG9nl-2BCf3fe7d3B8onej7frnaZJPBo-2F-2F1GdgWN5QnhseXcaz9Mh74hhCW74QcaZfEmIMFZHSAaX2WNxx46YCZXzYPiMtgWT6CLVRSSZWhEUqIBrmPStKbupWL9w7-2FrotPxHadgnLB6vsD-2FyMsyU-3D&data=04%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C56a3fb8d72704e9bb58608d88d81add1%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637414935395672486%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=u4oIQXHYEWnOBU%2B536NFmJJwXuZHnKqSjzvuQcTY4og%3D&reserved=0>. Teachers will retain reinstatement, seniority, salary, etc. throughout the five year period and can return to the district without penalty.

To be considered for this position please apply through this link.

 

School Summary

Minnesota Connections Academy (MNCA) is a tuition-free, online public charter school for students in grades K-12 throughout Minnesota. MNCA is a member of the Minnesota Transitions Charter School (MTCS), a K-12 academic community. MNCA is a state-approved online program operated through a contract with Connections Academy of Minnesota, LLC, to provide the educational program and other services. MNCA is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, an accrediting division of AdvancED.

Position Summary

Working from your home in Minnesota, the ELL teacher will “virtually” manage instructional programs for ELL students via telephone and Internet with the use of various curriculum tools. The ELL teacher will consult regularly with students, learning coaches and teachers to ensure the success of every ELL student. In addition, the ELL teacher will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks:

  • Coordinate language proficiency screenings and testing as mandated by Minnesota
  • Ensure compliances with state-timelines for tasks such as Beginning of the Year, Middle of the Year and End of the Year
  • Attend local and state-provided professional development training related to ELL compliance and instruction
  • Collaborate with appropriate stakeholders to support student learning
  • Review curriculum and devise alternate approaches to presenting lessons to increase student understanding
  • Communicate with parents and students on a consistent, regular basis to develop and update ELL Program Plans and schedules, discuss assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion of assignments and coach special projects
  • Conduct ELL focused conferences in a timely manner
  • Become proficient with supplemental programs to support English Language Learners in the virtual setting, including interpreting data within the programs
  • Develop a general knowledge of the MNCA’s curriculum, as applicable
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Valid ESL certification in Minnesota
  • Experience directly teaching ELL students preferred
  • Strong technology skills (Microsoft, Google)
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Customer-focused approach
  • A high degree of flexibility
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Team player track record
  • Willingness to travel on occasion for school-based meetings, training, state testing (may require occasional overnight travel)
  • Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed to support the school and some families

Please note, there is a law in which a tenured teacher can take a leave of absence from their district for up to 5 years to teach at a charter school, through 124E.12 subdivision 6. Teachers will retain reinstatement, seniority, salary, etc. throughout the five year period and can return to the district without penalty.