Classical is a National Blue Ribbon award-winning network of schools located in the South Bronx. Though our neighborhoods are historically under-served, we provide a world-class, well-rounded education to our scholars through a classical curriculum that includes art, music, Latin, debate and citizenship.
The Literacy Specialist is a teacher who provides targeted, small-group literacy instruction school-wide to our scholars who are the most at-risk of not meeting grade level literacy standards. Like all our teachers, the At-Risk Learning Specialist shares the undying belief that maximizing student achievement is the primary goal. Our teachers have a razor-sharp focus on the school’s mission and the drive to meet their key responsibilities:
The At-Risk Learning Specialist works relentlessly to achieve these challenging, mission-critical goals. Successful At-Risk Learning Specialists:
Above all, our teachers care deeply about their scholars, who inspire them to achieve life’s greatest joy: doing good work well.
NYS Teaching Certification.
Track record of leading students to significant and measurable gains in literacy.
Masters level education in literacy a plus but not required.
Demonstrated application of our core values: Accountability, Innovation, Professionalism, Rigor, Tenacity, Transparency, and Urgency.