Adjunct Instructor 1 – Student Teaching Supervisor – School of Education
Salary to commensurate with qualifications pursuant to the FSU and FNTFO/AFT Agreement
At Will/Just Cause:
Summary of Position:
• Multiple position openings for multiple locations serving the areas of Saginaw/Bay/Midland, Flint, Grand Rapids, Dowagiac, Traverse City, Metro Detroit and Lansing of Ferris Statewide. • Observe and evaluate student teachers in the field through 4 to 6 site visitations. • Communicate and maintain positive relationships with Mentor Teachers. • Interact with student teachers via Canvas online learning management system. • Grade assignments such as the student teacher assessment analysis, weekly reflections, and portfolio. • Complete evaluations for CAEP and HLC. • Attend and present at School of Education training sessions, as needed. • Attend and present at student teacher seminar nights.
Faculty - Temporary & Continuing
Bachelor’s Degree in Education AND Master’s Degree in Education or related field.
Required Work Experience:
Minimum five years K-12 teaching experience.
Required Licenses and Certifications:
State of Michigan Teaching Certificate
Additional Education/Experiences to be Considered:
• Observe and evaluate student teachers. • Follow School of Education policies and procedures. • Ability to travel during the school day for observation/evaluation of student teachers (throughout Michigan). Assignment of schools could be throughout a 60-mile radius. Mileage will be reimbursed per the University’s travel rate. • Fulfill mandatory course assessment requirements utilizing Canvas and GoReact. • Be accessible to students outside of the classroom.
Skills and Abilities:
• Supportive manner with students. Ability to communicate desired outcomes and content clearly and effectively with students and mentor teachers. An understanding of how technology interfaces with classroom activities. • Ability to learn and utilize software/technology for virtual student interaction when necessary (GoReact, Zoom).
Unofficial Transcript 1
Unofficial Transcript 2
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Transcript 1 (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of unofficial transcript of undergraduate degree. Transcript 2 (REQUIRED): Applicants must attach a copy of unofficial transcript of graduate degree. Transcript must include: Institution name, applicant name, date degree attained, degree awarded. Finalist will be required to submit an official transcript.
Initial Application Review Date:
Posting Close Date:
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