Openings as of 9/21/2019Paraprofessionals
Join a team of leaders in innovative education at White Bear Lake Area Schools! Utilize your passion and experience to develop personal relationships and provide one-on-one supports that re-engage and advance youth who are experiencing at-risk situations. We at White Bear Lake Area Schools believe that the unique experiences, talents, and personality that you possess will have a positive and profound impact on our students’ success. The White Bear Lake Area Schools enjoy the atmosphere of a close-knit community with the learning opportunities of a major metropolitan center. We build quality lives and strong communities through compassion, integrity, respect, responsibility and service. The district is proud of its reputation for excellence in every part of a student's career as well in its commitment to ensuring that each student is the primary agent in their learning. White Bear Lake Area Schools is committed to providing expanding access to a broad range of opportunities that enhance student success at all levels. Our strong Promise Fellow program plays a critical role in the educational heritage of White Bear Lake.
Promise Fellows at White Bear Lake Area Schools are active and integral members of the student support team at their school site. Each of our Promise Fellows serve at least 30 youth in grades 6-12. Promise Fellows partner with a site-supervisor, school psychologist, social worker, and counselor, as well as staff educators to create the conditions for each of their focus students to re-engage and experience positive academic and social-emotional outcomes. Promise Fellows develop invaluable student relationships, analyze data, make referrals, identify youth who need support, provide academic support, and connect youth to resources and programs that will improve their engagement in school and learning. Promise Fellows are trained in the AVID Tutorial process and instructional strategies and are an active part of the AVID system, providing bi-weekly tutoring to AVID students. Promise Fellows have access to participate in student after-school and summer enrichment programs if desired.
AVID Cross-Age Tutor Part-Time Salary Range: Per the Casual Rates of Pay $10/hour Start Date: September 24, 2019 Student Level: Middle Schol AVID Tutor Position Summary: Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a college readiness acceleration system for middle and high school students that supports student preparation for college through an academic elective course that teaches necessary learning skills, reinforces the academic core, and encourages and supports students in rigorous courses.The AVID System annually provides more than 30,000 educators with training and methodologies that develop students’ critical thinking, literacy, and math skills across all content areas throughout the entire campus, in what we call Schoolwide AVID. General Definition of Work AVID Cross-Age Tutors support middle school students enrolled in the AVID elective course by providing direct, collaborative instructional support to students in tutorial groups with the assistance of an AVID elective course teacher. AVID Cross-Age Tutors will be active participants in the learning, growth, and personal development of students with the goal of preparing students to successfully attend college and will act as role models for students. Cross-Age Tutors will work 2 days per week, from September through May. Education and /or Experience: High school diploma or GED Application Procedure: Apply Online Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include job number in your inquiry.) Website URL: http://www.isd624.org
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Assignment: Paraprofessional Salary: Per Paraprofessional Contract