Gifted & Talented Coordinator
Job Details
Castle Pines - Castle Pines, CO
Full Time
4 Year Degree
$40,000.00 - $50,000.00 Salary/year
Gifted & Talented Coordinator

American Academy has an opening for a full-time Gifted & Talented Coordinator for 2021-2022 to support American Academy’s Gifted & Talented programming.

- Work as a team with the other Gifted & Talented Coordinator to support oversight Gifted & Talented programming across all three American Academy campuses.

- Complete identification of gifted learners and the development and implementation of Advanced Learning Plans  

  in accordance with applicable school, district, state and federal policies, procedures and laws including American Academy’s core values/mission and behavior expectations.
- Collaborate and share expertise on targeted instruction, differentiation, and interventions.
- Communicate with teachers and parents regarding student academic and behavioral growth.
- Evaluate progress towards student academic and affective goals. 
- Facilitate and participate in district-wide and site-based meetings such as those related to Gifted & Talented, Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS), staff meetings, in-services, etc.

- Serve as a school/network support and provide additional assistance and resources at the request of American Academy stakeholders as appropriate.

CDE Teaching License with endorsement in Gifted Education Specialist (PreK-12).
- Previous experience with the Multi-Tiered System of Support Model (MTSS).
- Ability to adapt and differentiate lessons in all content areas at all grade levels.
- Vision for being a part of a high functioning Student Support Services team with psychologist, counselor, social worker, nurse, occupational therapist, learning specialists, interventionists, and/or speech and language therapist
- Ability to disaggregate student data and progress.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills with staff, students, and parents.
- Strong organization skills.

- Previous experience with Gifted Education programming and assessment preferred