The Arkansas Department of Education STEM Unit is seeking applications for a State-Wide Mathematics Specialist.


*   Work as an extension of, report to, and be under the programmatic supervision of the Arkansas Department of Education STEM Unit
*   Support the development, dissemination, and evaluation of statewide mathematics professional learning for K-12 educators
*   Provide support to school districts- model best practices, observe and coach teachers, support curriculum alignment and implementation, provide professional and leadership development
*   Travel throughout the state (including overnight) to support education service cooperatives and school districts
*   Serve as lead specialist for external specialists in the ARSTEMolution math team
*   Stay up-to-date on content knowledge, current research, and effective practices in mathematics curriculum, instruction, and assessment
*   Maintain an appropriate knowledge base of State Initiatives and support those initiatives through content area work where applicable
*   Work with other education specialists, ADE units, organizations, agencies, education service cooperatives, and institutions of higher education to support the vision, mission, goals, and priorities of the ADE
*   Collect, maintain, summarize, and provide accurate records, budget, and research data
*   Perform other duties and special projects as assigned
*   Official duty station will be at the Arkansas Department of Education in Little Rock unless otherwise approved by the ADE Chief State STEM Officer

Minimum Qualifications:

*   A bachelor’s degree in education, mathematics, or directly related field is required plus five years of experience in education.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

*   Must possess a valid Arkansas driver’s license
*   Must have a valid Arkansas Educator’s license
*   Must command an expert level of mathematics content knowledge and education pedagogy

Preferred Qualifications:

*   Master’s degree in education, mathematics, educational administration, or directly related field
*   Instructional facilitator/coach experience
*   Experiencing facilitating adult learning

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