Middle School General Music
Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences; Develop schemes of work and lesson plans; Establish and communicate clear goals and objectives for all learning activities; Prepare classroom for class activities; Provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities; Identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet students varying learning needs; Observe and evaluate students performance and development; Assign and grade class work, homework tests and assignments; Provide appropriate feedback on work; Encourage and monitor the progress of individual needs; Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development; Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing clear guidelines and procedures; Provide student encouragement and support; Participate in department and school meetings, parent meetings; Maintain professional relationships with students, colleagues, parents and community members; Communicate any concerns to students, parents, supervisor, administration, and/or counseling staff, when appropriate; Keep up to date with developments in subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities; Candidate should be of a proactive nature with the ability to develop a comprehensive music program with varied knowledge of musical instruments and the ability to instruct in the use of those instruments.
Hoosac Valley Middle School
Christopher Sposato, Principal