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Reading Specialist in Lanham, MD at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 5/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lanham, MD
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/1/2018

Job Description

Overview

The Reading Specialist helps teachers diagnose reading strengths and weaknesses and matches these skills with appropriate techniques and materials.


Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Staff by recommending strategies and materials to aid reading instruction.
  • Assesses the accomplishment of students on a regular basis and shares assessment data with teachers.
  • Meet and work with instructional specialist and school director, as needed.
  • Collaborate with families by communicating proactively regarding student progress and participate in any related instructional support meetings.
  • Provide continuous and systematic reading intervention to small groups of students.
  • Implement and monitor the reading intervention program.
  • Teach phonics and other pre-reading skills, as needed.
  • Maintain student files and any related records/documentation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements



Position Requirements:

  • An State Reading Specialist certificate, Masters Degree in literacy, curriculum/instruction, education administration preferred.
  • At least five years of childhood classroom experience with preference in reading preferred.