High School Spanish Teacher - To teach by implementing a flexible program and creating an environment favorable to learning and personal growth by: (1) encouraging students to develop skills, attitudes, and the knowledge needed to obtain a good foundation for continuous growth and development; (2) providing students with experiences which integrate the effective, cognitive, and psychomotor dimensions of learning; (3) establishing effective rapport with students and their parents; and (4) assisting students in developing positive feelings toward themselves and others.
About Alamogordo Public Schools
Alamogordo Public Schools is the second largest employer in Otero County, New Mexico. Nearly 800 people in Otero County are employed with APS. Students in the district are enrolled in two high schools, three middle schools and ten elementary schools. More than 1,000 of these students are dependents of active duty service members and an additional 10-12% are considered to be "military connected." Students from Alamogordo, High Rolls, La Luz, and Holloman AFB are provided educational services via Alamogordo Public Schools. The District has the vision to strive for integrity/ethics and “doing the right thing” for our students. We truly believe in the motto:
“One year of learning, for one year of teaching. Every student. Every year.”
We care for others, promote a positive attitude and facilitate communication to be honest, substantive and relevant. We build on relationships, and feel that respect and trust are earned, not given. Most importantly our vision includes the need to be a “team player” in your child’s education. Our goals include: academic excellence, the creation of partnerships and ensuring effective and efficient utilization of all district resources.