The Hartford Public Schools (HPS) is a portfolio district of distinctive schools of choice in the state capital of Hartford, Connecticut. HPS is committed to continuous improvement with a focus on highly effective instructional practices that result in student achievement success. HPS has been nationally recognized for its steadfast progress in narrowing the achievement gap and preparing our students for college and lifelong learning. Reform efforts have made Hartford Public Schools one of the most improved districts in Connecticut.
Hartford Public Schools is seeking nine (9) School Based ELL Coaches and two (2) District Based ELL Coaches. The ELL coaches will work collaboratively with literacy coaches and provide support to principals, teachers, paraprofessionals, and parents to ensure the successful implementation of the ELL literacy initiatives.
Some coaches will be placed at the elementary level, and others will be placed at the high school level. Candidates must hold ESL/TESOL certification and have experience conducting professional development sessions. Ideal candidates would have had coaching experience and taught ELL students. Bilingual certification is desirable but not required.
Complete posting and application information for Job Id 1674 is available at http://www.applitrack.com/hartford/onlineapp
Employment Opportunity: English Language Learners (ELL) Coaches, Hartford Public Schools, CT. NCELA List (NCELA@HERMES.GWU.EDU, 23 Jul 2013).