Position Summary The teacher in the Early Childhood Center, LLC – Lake County Pre-K classroom will be responsible for daily operations for his or her classroom. The teacher is required to provide high quality instruction to all students, every day. The classroom environment is supportive and community-based. The teacher is also required to cultivate and maintain ongoing relationships with student's families, staff, and other members of the community.
Roles and Responsibilities
Able to effectively implement instructional programs and strategic interventions that drive results.
Demonstrates effective classroom management skills that contribute to a positive learning environment.
Understands how to use data to improve instruction and improve student achievement.
Implements instructional activities that follow curricular guidelines and frameworks
Differentiates instruction to meet the needs of students with various academic and social needs
Provides a positive learning environment that promotes thinking
Collaborates with peers to enhance the instructional environment and meet school-wide goals
Maintains a professional working relationship with parents
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Principal
Participates in professional development opportunities
1 yr of teaching experience required.
Demonstrated track record of delivering gains in student academic achievement.
Demonstrated record of living LEARNS' Core Values.
Must hold Professional Educator's License (Birth - 3rd Grade) from IL State Board of Ed. with ECE Concentration or Gateways 5
Founded in 2001, LEARN is a network of high-performing college preparatory, tuition-free public elementary and middle schools with the mission of providing children with the academic foundation and ambition to earn a college degree. There are 11 LEARN Schools serving 4,100 students in grades PK-8 across Chicago, Waukegan, North Chicago, and Washington, D.C.
It is our goal to create an environment, on every campus, in which our staff members feel supported, respected, and appreciated. Our staff work together at each school and across the network to share ideas, problem solve, and innovate to move our schools and students beyond the expected.
LEARN and our amazing educators, have received numerous recognitions for making an impact in public education, including the 2018 Chicago Magazine's Top Elementary Charter Schools and the 2018 Illinois Network of Charter Schools Principal of the Year Award.