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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3425561
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 9, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Welcome to TECCA! A Massachusetts public online school! TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School (TECCA) is an online school that serves students in grades K–12. As a tuition-free virtual school in Massachusetts, TECCA brings a fully accredited public school education directly into the homes of students throughout the state.

Visit our website to learn more about TECCA:

Job Description

Coordinate ELL services
Assist in coordinating and administering the state mandated ELL identification assessments, ACCESS Testing,
Placement, and progress monitor FELL (former English language learner) and Opt Out students.
Understands and complies with the upkeep of all records related to state policies, and rules in compliance with DESE regulations

Provide direct ELL online instruction to students
Collaborate with teachers and share best practices to ensure high quality sheltered content instruction is provided
Develop English language proficiency goals that are clear and measurable and track student success in meeting these goals
Communicate effectively and in a timely manner with other educators, parents and students
Keep student records and data up-to-date, including cumulative files, attendance, and logging all student and parent contact.

Collaborate well with others and perform other job related duties as needed.
Attend IEP and RTI meetings for ELL students
Since TECCA is a virtual school, the candidate must have a car and be willing to travel within the
state on occasion for student outreach and state testing events

In your cover letter describe:
How do you currently use technology in the classroom? What technology are you familiar with?
Are you comfortable learning and using new technology? Why are you interested in working at TECCA?
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
  • Employer Description

    Students in Massachusetts now have the opportunity to thrive at TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School (TECCA), a tuition-free public virtual school. TECCA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with an online curriculum that meets rigorous Massachusetts state education standards. We tailor our approach for students of all abilities, preparing them to succeed in school and in life. TECCA helps each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized online learning program featuring:

    • A challenging K-12 curriculum developed by leading education experts
    • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction
    • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff
    • Curriculum materials needed to participate in a dynamic online learning environment

    Our Mission: "The Mission of TECCA is to offer Massachusetts students a quality online alternative to the traditional classroom by providing a supportive, individualized program of study; effective instruction; engaging learning experiences; and diverse curriculum offerings to stimulate curiosity, advance personal growth, and promote academic achievement." Learn more about us...

    Job Requirements

    • Current to be an ELL teacher and/or ELL Coordinator
      Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft ® OS and Microsoft ® Office programs)
      Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
      Student-focused approach
      High degree of flexibility
      Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
      Team player track record
      Willingness/ability to travel on occasion for student outreach and state testing events (may require occasional overnight travel)
      Ability to work remotely, if necessary
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Heidi Nelson-Buffa
    • 141 Mansion Drive
    • East Walpole, Massachusetts 02032

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