We are seeking a full-time substitute for the Lower School Technology Specialist in the 2017-2018 school year. The substitute will provide technology instructional services to PreK – 4th grade students. Some of the duties include the following:
Implement instruction and execute effective classroom management on a daily basis
Communicate with parents regularly and utilizing grade reporting mechanisms
Work closely with grade level team members, specialists, administrators, and other colleagues to ensure that all students make academic and social progress in accordance with our school’s mission and core values
Manage and check out technical devises to teachers as needed.
Effectively communicate technology ideas and best practices to all faculty
Instruct and assist in the use of equipment such as VGA Projectors, ACTIV Boards, iPads, laptop carts and other classroom technology
Collaborate/coordinate with the Technology Department and Middle School Instructional Technologist regarding school wide initiatives to integrate technology and learning
Proctor Children’s Progress Testing (PreK3-2nd grade three times a year)
Assist faculty in creating and maintaining classroom portals and class pages
Promote effective collaboration and communication among staff, students, parents, and the community using digital tools
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited school.
Excellent Christian character, and a proven record of outstanding classroom performance.
Excellent writing skills and very strong verbal communication skills are expected, along with the ability to be a positive member of the faculty.
Excellent interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work in a highly collaborative and rigorous environment.
Knowledge of current trends in technology education and will be interested in leveraging technology to improve the quality of the education delivered to students.
It is the policy of FBA not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, handicap or disability, ancestry, national origin, marital status, race, sex, veteran status, or political affiliation in its educational or employment programs and activities. All employees are required to be of the Christian faith and support the school's mission statement and philosophy
First Baptist Academy (FBA), is a private college preparatory school in the Galleria area of Houston, TX for students from early childhood through eighth grade . First Baptist Academy was founded in 1998 and is an independently governed ministry of Houston’s First Baptist Church. Current student enrollment is approximately 500 students EE through 8th grade. FBA maintains accreditations through... ISAS, AdvancEd (SACS), ACTABS, and is located in the heart of the thriving City of Houston.
FBA is a Christian school dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals. Through its curriculum FBA challenges students to attain academic, emotional, physical and spiritual excellence to the glory of God. This philosophy guides our endeavors to promote high academic standards while helping students to achieve skills in creative and critical thinking and use freedom of inquiry in an integrated curriculum across all subject areas. Our desire is to enable students to pursue the secondary education of their choosing; preparing them to be knowledgeable Christian participants in our nation and the world.
It is the policy of First Baptist Academy not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, handicap or disability, ancestry, national origin, marital status, race, sex, veteran status, or political affiliation in its educational or employment programs and activities. All employees are required to be of the Christian faith and support the school's mission statement and philosophy.
Our Mission: To equip FBA students with the Truth of God's Word while developing their character, intellect, and potential to explore, create, challenge, and lead.