The Middle Learning Technology teacher is responsible for teaching a full load of technology courses and for the integration, application, support and communication of appropriate technologies throughout Middle Learning.
Teach a full load of technology courses including the Middle Learning robotics program for grades 5-8.
Collaborate with students and teachers in a variety of technology driven content courses at a broad range of ages and levels.
Collaborate and support teachers in expanding their pedagogical experience within a technology enriched classroom environment.
Prepare and lead professional development and training for faculty and parents.
Understand the design implementation of data based systems, including cloud management, (eg: LMS, library services, back office solutions) to support and create solutions with constituencies.
Understand online and installed application suites (Microsoft, Adobe, Google, Apple) sufficient to mount, support, diagnose, customize (update) and teach to all constituencies throughout Middle Learning.
Support and design technologically enriched classrooms within one to one environments.
Design, prepare and teach technology classes, some in collaboration with other teachers, that broadly relate to themes, concepts and skills used in other content curricula.
Visit, observe and support classroom teachers and students in using best practices as they relate to technology.
Administer and advise on the applications of Acceptable and Responsible Use Policies as they relate to the ethical and appropriate use of technologies throughout.
Collaborate with teachers and other support personnel, including library and other resource personnel, in the development of new integrated curricula units. Provide hands-on support to classroom teachers in the execution of these units.
Design curricula, assign related coursework and track student performance; evaluate programs and student progress.
Reflect on instructional practices to meet professional development goals.
Act as liaison for swift resolutions to IT issues system and individual technology hardware and software problems. Ensure a speedy resolution through continued follow up and communication.