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K-5 Specialty Teacher- PE & Keyboarding/Robotics-P/T

Title
K-5 Specialty Teacher- PE & Keyboarding/Robotics-P/T
Location
Moscow Charter School
Description
The K-5 PE & Keyboarding/Robotics position is a 14hr a week position/contract (.24 FTE), in which the students will be taught two days a week throughout the school year. (Thurs and Fri)

Elementary PE: The purpose of Physical Education is to help every child achieve optimum growth and development through physical activities. Students will participate in exercises and fitness routines, skill building and competitive and non-competitive games.

Elementary Keyboarding/Robotics: Keyboarding is taught using www.typing.com as a learning platform. This program encourages students to learn the keys in a methodical progression, using games as rewards throughout the lessons. Robotics is taught using block coding. The robots, Dot & Dash, are controlled using apps hosted by Make Wonder. There are built in challenges to teach students the various capabilities of the robots. Additional challenges are limited by the imagination of the classroom. Students also have the opportunity to use a different block coding platform through www.code.org, the Hour of Code challenges allow students opportunities to free play and see how their characters react to their coding choices. The development of the combined keyboarding and programming skills provide students with a dynamic learning opportunity that will grow their confidence with computer use throughout their education

Please see the attached job description for more information.
Requirements
All candidates must have:
Excellent communication skills in English.
Successful classroom experience in an early childhood or elementary setting.
Strong classroom management skills.
A willingness to go above and beyond to ensure the success of Moscow Charter School students.
Idaho K-8, All Subjects Certificate in Elementary Education.
The ability to pass a criminal background check by clearing them to work in a school setting.

Please send resume, application, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to Tony Bonuccelli: [email protected]
Start Date
08/24/2022
Salary
DOE in accordance with Idaho Career Ladder
Contact Tony Bonuccelli
Phone: (208) 883-3195
Fax: (208) 892-3855
tonyb@moscowcharterschool.org
1723 East F. Street, Moscow, ID 83843