Description of Services:
The ESL teacher will teach English Learners in grades 6 - 8 in the ELL. Summer Enrichment Program. The teachers will instruct students using the ESL, math using Making Meaning Curriculum, the CPS district Math curriculum and standards, and the WIDA Standards for ELLs, Lessons will be planned using appropriate English language development pedagogy and sheltered immersion methodology. The teacher will plan and teach lessons using the S.I.O.P Model of Instruction and implement appropriate strategies for ELLs and/or students with special learning needs.
Teacher Certification in Elementary, ESL, and/or ELL Education
The teacher will be skilled in effective instructional strategies for teaching ELLs, English language leaming, and Sheltered Immersion methodology. The candidate will be expected to collaborate with colleagues, demonstrate high expectations for English language learners, be effective in working with immigrant families and create a learning environment that fosters mutual respect and cultural sensitivity.
Education: Bachelors degree or higher from an accredited college or university with a concentration In
elementary education and teaching ELLs.
Experience: Experience teaching middle school ESL and teaching linguistically diverse students in
an urban setting.
Languages: Proficiency in English and fluency in a language other than English is preferred but not required.
Period of Contract July 6, 2021 through July 30, 2021
Amount of Contract: Not to exceed $4,550
Payment Terms: $35 per hour