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Theodore Roosevelt College & Career Academy
is accepting applications for an experienced, motivated and dedicated for Library/Media Specialist
the 2012 – 2013 school year.
Theodore Roosevelt College & Career Academy is a public school that serves grades 7-12. Theodore Roosevelt College & Career Academy mission is to maximize the potential of each student, creating the urgency to reach proficiency and assuring that students are given the greatest opportunity to learn and perform at high levels through premium-quality teaching and leadership as well as an effective, supportive learning environment.
The Library Media Specialist (LMS) is a teacher who promotes learning throughout the Theodore Roosevelt College & Career Academy community. The LMS helps students use reading to learn and teaches students and staff to find, evaluate, and use information. The LMS assists teachers in integrating library/information resources into the curriculum. The LMS manages the Library Media Center (LMC) to provide an environment conducive to learning for all. The Library Media Specialist manages electronic, print, video, and other traditional and nontraditional information resources for the Theodore Roosevelt College & Career Academy . The LMS reports to the Technology Services Manager (TSM).
The candidate will also serve as a Learning Coach to a designated home group of students through regular Coaching for Learning and data led conversations (1 to 1 and group). Act as an advocate for these students during the planning of teaching and learning and providing guidance, support, and encouragement to ensure their success and achievement.
Bachelor degree required, Library Science or Information Services degree desirable
Appropriate state teacher certification for library media services
Experience with electronic resources and internet access
Edison Schools, Inc.
Website : http://www.edisonschools.com/