Mrs. Williams

CRES Academic Support Specialist

What the job of an Academic Support Specialist?

* To provide coaching support to ensure implementation of performance standards through use of collaborative planning and the CCSD lesson plan framework.

* To model best teaching practices and to ensure that teachers have opportunities to observe best teaching practices in other classrooms so that deeper understandings of vertical and horizontal curriculum alignment are highlighted.

* To identify students who are academically at-risk and develop intervention plans to meet their needs, using the tiers of interventions.

*To communicate professional learning needs with administration and teachers and to plan job-embedded learning at all grade levels.

*To work with individual students or groups of students to reinforce the learning of core subject skills.