Spring 2008

 
 Narragansett School System

Middle School Computer Teacher Specifications

 

The Narragansett Pier Middle School computer teacher is under the direct supervision of the middle school principal.  He/she will have a regular work load of courses focused on computer technology and will be considered a member of the unified arts department.

 

High School Computer Teacher Minimum Qualifications

 

  • Middle school endorsement in any curriculum area with additional training in computer technology;
  • Utilization of instructional technology in the classroom;
  • Classroom teaching experience;
  • Ability to teach Microsoft Office applications, presentation software, multimedia software, and publishing software.

 

All determinations of sufficient evidence will be made by the superintendent by February 1st of each year. 

Responsibilities

 

  • Teach computer and/or mathematics courses at the middle school;
  • Provide for on-going evaluation of the school technology curriculum and make modifications as needed;
  • Assist the technology director with budget recommendations to ensure that equipment used for the computer courses are adequately updated and maintained;
  • Make recommendations for updating the School Technology Plan;
  • Manage and troubleshoot the computers in the lab;
  • Exhibit legal and ethical behaviors when using information and technology, and discuss consequences of misuse;
  • Interpret the school’s instructional technology program for staff, parents, and members of the community.