8th Grade Cooperating Teacher

The teacher and cooperating teacher responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards;
  • Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards;
  • Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices;
  • Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions;
  • Provide consistent rewards and/or consequences for student behavior;
  • Be accountable for students’ mastery of academic standards;
  • Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues; and
  • Participate in staff professional development on an ongoing basis.
Posted: October 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Albany, New York, Northeast, USA
June 2019
Licensed Teacher
Middle School

Job Benefits

We offer a competitive compensation package including comprehensive health benefits.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • A passionate belief in Albany Charter School Network’s mission, values, and educational model;
  • A deep desire to work with educationally underserved student populations and their families;
  • An unwavering commitment to the academic success and personal development of our students;
  • An eagerness to set ambitious, challenging, and tangible goals, and a relentless drive to achieve them;
  • An ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment and a capacity to remain calm and focused when faced with unexpected challenges;
  • An ability and desire to manage multiple projects at once;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including strong public speaking skills;
  • A sense of humility;
  • Bachelor’s degree is required;
  • Current authorization to work in the United States; and
  • Valid State Certification is helpful but not required. Belief in and alignment with ACCS’s core beliefs and educational philosophy is non-negotiable.