Instructional Specialist Coordinator Duties and Responsibilities
Purpose of Classification:
develops, coordinates and presents educational activities, projects
and programs of a unique and specialized nature.
third in a series of three classifications. It is distinguished from
the Instructional Specialist Senior in that this classification has
overall responsibility for a large, unique and/or diversified
program, which requires lead/coordinate activities.
Examples of Duties:
- Designs and develops specific methodology and materials for
conduct of unique or new educational programs.
- Conducts training for other professionals in subject matter
- Reviews and evaluates effectiveness of teaching methods and
- Designs and conducts special program evaluation activities.
- Recruits and trains leaders to plan and guide local
- Prepares assignments and curriculum and arranges special
- Directs professional staff in the design of programs and the
preparation of program proposals.
- Serves as a technical or methods expert on a program team
for certain special needs.
- Reviews research data and other literature and makes
interpretations for application in programs.
- Gathers data, conducts research, maintains records and makes
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of lead and coordinate principles and practices.
- Knowledge of teaching principles, practices and procedures.
- Knowledge of principles of curriculum development.
- Knowledge of educational and training resources.
- Skill in teaching applications.
- Skill in both verbal and written communication.
Bachelor's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment
AND four years of instructional or subject work experience; OR,
Eight years of progressively responsible instructional or subject
work experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or
education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have
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