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  1. Establish a sound educational setting by maintaining a classroom climate conducive to learning and by utilizing available facilities and resources within the room

  2. Plan for individual student needs in structuring learning activities and the involvement of all students in the learning process

  3. Use objectivity in allowing student to express and hold personal feelings, attitudes and values promoting interactional skills

  4. Demonstrate teaching skills necessary to perform duties, including maintaining classroom control, utilizing appropriate techniques and being knowledgeable about subject matter

  5. Prepare for activities by having lessons, materials and supplies on hand an allowing proper allotment of time for planned activities

  6. Establish short and long range goals relevant to the student and content

  7. Establish appropriate evaluation techniques and show students how to analyze, evaluate

    and revise their own work

  8. Develop a fair and consistent classroom management plan and adhere to the District

    discipline code

  9. Communicate effectively with students, parents and staff

  10. Cooperate in carrying out school and district policies and regulations

  11. Be punctual and regular in attendance

  1. Provide students with performance opportunities in the community

  2. Build and maintain a relationship with feeder middle school choir programs

  3. Work with total staff to integrate music into other aspects of the curriculum

  4. Work with small ensembles for community or contest performances

  5. Work with individual students to develop their specific talent for festivals or contests

  6. Perform other duties as assigned


1. Valid Illinois PEL endorsed in Elementary and Middle School music


In accordance with current SEA negotiated agreement

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY: go to www.sps186.org/humanresources and click on certified vacancies, follow online instructions OR


   Refer application and resume to:   

   Gina McLaughlin-Schurman, Director of Human Resources

   Springfield Public Schools District 186

   1900 West Monroe Street

   Springfield, IL 62704


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