Dean of Academics

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      Abdi Abdulle

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Job Description

Skyline Math and Science Academy, a K-6 school located in South Minneapolis is looking for passionate, and innovative Dean of Academics/Instructional Coach/Program Design Person with the following proficiencies:
• Primary responsibility is to provide instructional support and guidance to teachers.
Performance Responsibilities:
• Assists in the formal coaching of effective teaching strategies with teachers.
• Serves as a coach to individual and teams of teachers to determine intervention needs.

• Assists teachers in organizing classrooms for effective instruction. 

• Models instruction that connects curriculum and assessment practices in classrooms.
• Conducts formal and informal teacher evaluations. Provides constructive feedback. Supports the Head of School with the overall teacher evaluation system.

• Meets with teachers to interpret and use data to inform instruction.
• Assists in the planning of professional development options and other in-service programs to help raise the level of instructional performance in all content areas. 

• Participates in proposed and ongoing curriculum development projects. 

• Contributes to reports, Title applications, strategic plans and other documents that communicate the schools needs and results related to student achievement and the overall learning program.
• Other job responsibilities as assigned by Head of School.
Personal Qualities Needed:
• Demonstrates initiative in problem solving and completion of tasks. 

• Maintains self-control and decorum in the full range of professional activities. 

• Shows respect for others through use of courtesy and tact. 

• Models and promotes high standards of professional ethics, honesty, and integrity. 

• Prioritizes and follows through on tasks. 

• Provides an open climate for communication. 

• Expresses ideas orally in an effective manner. 

• Communicates effectively in writing and email. 

• Analyzes and interprets data efficiently and effectively to support instruction and report on progress.
• Demonstrates efficient time management skills, including, but not limited to following established routines, task completion, and following timelines. 

• Communicates recommendations and/or suggestions clearly to all persons involved. 

• Minimum Qualifications: 

• Three years of successful teaching experience. 

• Leadership team experience - conducting observations, leading PLCs, and providing program input.
Skyline is offering competitive salary for its teachers.

Application Instructions/Comments

If interested in applying, submit a letter of interest, professional resume, credentials and Minnesota Teacher license information to: or or mail to
Skyline Math and Science Academy
2600 26th Ave S, Suite 100
Mpls, MN 55406

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