Part-Time Online Instructor - Japanese Language

Friday, July 20, 2018
Michigan Virtual
Position Details: 

Need Instructors credentialed in Japanese (FL).  Must possess and maintain a valid Secondary Teaching Certificate from the State of Michigan  (MDE) in the specific content area with the designation of Highly Qualified status


Plans, organizes, and delivers an instructional program that has already been developed and aligned to state standards. Feedback is provided by the instructor in an online environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential. The instructor will be working in a part-time status and is required to provide academic support to approximately 70 students maximum for semester, 57 students maximum for trimester and 47 students maximum for summer in a variety of courses at varying levels of complexity. This position requires daily work (Monday-Friday) with established office hours defined for students from multiple Michigan schools. This position requires logging into class daily, response to students, mentors, parents or stakeholders within 24 hours, and scoring of student assignments within 96 hours of submission Monday through Friday.  The successful candidate will be required to deliver instruction in specific content areas using Michigan Virtual course materials.  This position is based on a term-by-term appointment with no more than 19 hours per week. Part-time instructors will be assigned to work from home but will also be required to attend several professional development sessions throughout the year to include: Pre-MACUL (March) and Collaboration of the Minds (August), as a minimum.

  1. Plans, prepares, and delivers instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences for all Michigan Virtual students in certified content area(s)
  2. Sounding board for student, mentor, and parent issues
  3. Provides professional/operational advice and feedback to instructors within their discipline, and across disciplines
  4. Creates instructional supplemental materials for students
  5. Maintains regular communications with other Michigan Virtual staff, students, parents, and school personnel during daytime hours within 24 hours
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