Bilingual Buds NYC Inc. dba HudsonWay Immersion School Education Specialist in New York, New York
Education Specialist - Oversee the implementation of the language immersion model through planning & supervision of daily school operation. Support & monitor all instructional staff including professional development, modeling, mentoring, & coaching. Oversee the rigorous evaluation of curriculum for academic content alignment, reviews & aligns textbooks & materials. Observe & evaluate the instructional & support staff to determine whether program objectives are being met. Coordinate, oversee, analyze & report on student assessment. Initiate & oversee parent and school academic communications, conferences, meetings, progress reports & newsletters. Participate in open houses, forums & outreach to prospective & current families. Oversee compliance with licensing regulations for early childhood & elementary programs. Provide communication to parents on programs & understanding of their children’s progress. Oversee development of report cards. Meet with parents as needed to resolve issues. Proactively engage with parents to support a positive culture. Compile data to track trends, identify issues & measure success of curriculum. Assist in training the programmatic & instructional aspects of after school, enrichment, summer & vacation camps. Coordinate activities with the parent’s association.
Requires a Master degree in either Curriculum and Instruction or Teaching A Foreign Language plus either 24 months experience in duties or 36 months experience teaching in a Mandarin immersion elementary school environment developing, planning & teaching simplified Chinese characters & Pinyan based curriculum using second language assessment tools like Noella &/or SOPA.