Essential Functions: Wayne State University College of Education's Teacher Education Division, Educational Partnerships and Experiences, is seeking experienced public PK-12 teachers of various subject areas to work as part-time Clinical Instructional Coaches with teaching interns in elementary, middle school, and/or high school classrooms for the 2019-2020 academic year.Working with interns in paired placements (two interns assigned to the same classroom) who are utilizing a co-teaching model with their assigned mentor teachersObserving interns co-teaching with mentor teacher and following with coaching conversationsCo-planning and coaching on lesson planningProviding feedback and grading for course-related assignmentsWorking with digital video and tools for coachingWorking with digital tools for grading and course dataParticipating in teaching of seminar course related to evidence-based highly leveraged teaching practicesUtilizing digital videos of teaching interns' practice and own coaching practice as part of shared inquiry into teaching, learning, and clinical coachingAdditional responsibilities include: engagement in collaborative coaching, engagement in clinical instruction team professional development and team meetings.
Qualifications: Post Bachelor's degrees and/or endorsements for Part-Time Faculty Instructional CoachesBachelor's Degree for Part-Time Faculty Instructional AssistantsExperience teaching and advocacy in urban school context Experience in instructional coaching within multicultural school contextCommitment to educational equity and the pursuit of social, emotional, and academic success of all school childrenUse of digital tools for planning, teaching, and coaching The use of an instructional coaching model for supporting teaching interns in growing their professional practice Experience with social and emotional learning skills development in the teaching and learning processExperience with culturally responsive teaching practices
Internal Number: 76_206970
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.