Knowledgeable and continual learners of best practices for the age group and the subject area taught.
Well-prepared for each lesson, and guide learning in a student-engaging manner.
Keep current with AST policy and curriculum guidelines.
Active participants in curriculum, policy, and procedure revision processes.
Maintain a visually positive, and safe learning environment in the classroom
Communicate with all members of the AST community in an appropriate manner showing respect for the multinational, multicultural environment in which we work
Attend and constructively participate in all meetings as scheduled.
Take advantage of the numerous possibilities for professional development to remain current in best practices related to the level and subject area(s) taught and to further specific areas of targeted growth identified by the school.
Participate in the achievement of school-wide goals and student success, including curriculum development activities.
Continually seek to develop professional technology skills to further creativity, relevance, efficiency, organization, and communication in instruction and the learning environment
AST teachers also:
Attend supervisory duties promptly and efficiently as assigned.
Attend evening functions as the activity necessitates; voluntary participation is appreciated
Maintain up-to-date curriculum in school data-base – scope and sequence and unit plans
Create written daily plans by the week
Maintain up-to-date accurate textbook, supply, and supplementary and classroom equipment and furniture inventories.
Contribute to the After-School Activities program.
Maintain appropriate professional behaviors and attire at all times
AST Teacher Qualifications Desired
Minimum of BA degree with education related coursework
Classroom experience preferred
High-energy and enthusiastic about working in a creative 21st century school learning environment. Innovative thinker and life-long learner.