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Spanish Instructor

February 14, 2020 - March 31, 2020

Aspen Academy is an independent Pre Kindergarten - 8th grade school located in Greenwood Village. We are committed to providing our student body with an outstanding liberal arts education with a focus on advanced performance within the framework of academic rigor, character and leadership development, and community strength and service. Our teachers are experts in their field and hold a primary responsibility for the development and success of our students.   

At Aspen Academy students participate in foreign language by being actively engaged during lessons. They use physical responses to indicate understanding at first and later they advance to verbal responses in Spanish. Curriculum ranges from understanding and recognizing common expressions in context, reading comprehension and basic writing skills to a deeper understanding of Spanish grammar and structure for grades 3rd through 8th.   

We are searching for a Spanish instructor with the following qualifications:  

TPRS (Total Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling) method  

Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Spanish, Master’s Degree preferred  

2+ years of experience as a lead teacher  

Experience with individualized/differentiated instruction  

Experience with the use of technology in the classroom  

Excellent time management, organization, communication, and interpersonal skills.