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Requisition Number 17-2089 Post Date 4/10/2017 Title Elementary Teacher, 2017-2018 School Year City Englewood State CO Description Company Summary:Founded in 2001, Connections Education is a leading provider of high-quality, highly accountable online education solutions for schools, school districts, and students in grades KA cents € "12. It serves families and schools with a variety of digital learning and online school solutions including Connections Academy,International Connections Academy, and Pearson Connexus. In 2017, Connections Education brings full-time online and blended school to 65,000 students across the US and abroad, and delivers online courses to over 340,000 students. In total, over 400,000 students in the US and 48 countries will receive online learning from Connections Education in 2017. Connections Education is based in Baltimore, Maryland and was named aA cents € oeTop WorkplaceA cents € by the Baltimore Sun for the third consecutive year and a 2013 A cents € oeBest Place to WorkA cents € by Baltimore magazine. Regularly recognized for its outstanding curriculum and leadership, Connections Education is committed to expanding quality education through technology, and helping students achieve both academic and personal success. Connections Education is part of the global education company, Pearson.Colorado Connections Academy (ColoCA) schools are tuition-free, online public schools serving students throughout the state. Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton, which serves students in grades K-12 statewide, is operated by the Mapleton Public Schools through a contract with Connections Education, LLC, to provide its educational program and other services. Colorado Connections Academy @ Durango, operated by the Durango Public School District 9-R through a contract with Connections Education, LLC, serves students in grades K-10 statewide during the 2016-17 school year. ColoCA @ Durango will add one high school grade per year, ultimately serving students in grades KA cents € "12. Connections Academy, a division of Connections Education, is accredited by AdvancED, and Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement division.Position Summary and Responsibilities:Working from our office in Englewood, Colorado, certified Elementary Teacher will A cents € oevirtuallyA cents € manage instructional programs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools they will consult regularly with learning coaches and students to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program.The Elementary Teacher will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks:Support the instructional program with asynchronous web conferencing sessions and synchronous instruction;Complete all grading, create progress reports and conduct parent conferences in a timely manner;Communicate with parents, students and other teachers on a regular basis to develop and update Personal Learning Plans and schedules, score assessments, provide feedback on student work, suggest instructional approaches and strategies, monitor completion of assignments and coach special projects; Develop a general knowledge of the entire programA cents € (TM) s K-12 curriculum and a very detailed knowledge of the grades for which responsible;Support students and parents with alternate strategies and provide additional assistance with daily assignments and projects;Communicate regularly with parents, students, and curriculum specialists through use of computer and telephone;Keep student records and data up-to-date, including cumulative files, online student and family information, attendance accounting, and logging of all student and parent contacts;Consult with team members and staff learning specialists to develop alternate enrichment activities and modifications to studentsA cents € (TM) programs to increase student understanding;Communicate with Parent Community Coordinators to suggest social activities and relevant field trips for students;Manage regional field trips and make efforts to integrate trips into the curriculum; Devise and implement virtual methods of creating and maintaining aA cents € oeschool communityA cents € ;Participate in the organization and administration of the State Testing, as directed;Participate in student recruiting sessions and other marketing efforts that require teacher representation.Review curriculum and devise alternate approaches to given lessons to increase student understanding (working directly with parents and students);Attend field trips and other community activities implemented for families; Other duties as assigned. Requirements Highly qualified and certified to teach Elementary K-5 in Colorado (appropriate to grade level responsibilities)Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft OS and MS Office programs)Excellent communication skills, both oral and written Highly organized and punctual Customer focused approach High degree of flexibility Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment Team player track record Willingness to travel on occasion for marketing and state testing events (may require occasional overnight travel)Ability to work remotely, if necessary Ability to work some occasional evening hours, as needed to support some families Apply Online Send This Job to a Friend OpeningsBrowse Open JobsSearch Open JobsEdit Your ProfileSubmit Your ResumeView Submitted Applications ul)" id="OurSiteHeader">Our Site What Is Connections Academy? 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