The incumbent will lead all the activities related to curriculum alignment to the national curriculum, plan for professional development exercises, support and mentor subject teachers. The person will ensure to equip teachers in accordance with the given priorities to meet the educational needs and goals which prepare the students according to the vision of the organization.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Program and Material Development
This is one of the major responsibilities of Academic Coordinator that is they have to work with the teachers.
It includes reviewing, enriching or developing the school syllabus for the said subject in collaboration with the teachers and other AK schools and regional office.
Supporting the schools in developing their respective subject in the light of their strengths and issues
Designing innovative ways to engage teachers in intellectual tasks.
Observing classrooms and conducting feedback sessions according to a set and agreed schedule
Facilitating the teachers in developing educational material as per their needs
Helping the teachers to develop their action plans for improvement
Organizing workshops, seminars and courses for various stakeholders of the schools
Providing professional support to the teachers in any other area identified by them
Supporting AKU –EB initiatives/ Middle School Program
Coordinating with AKU-EB regarding subject based curriculum development, review, e- marking etc.
Being on the subject panel of AKU-EB
Arranging sessions on assessment methods (formative and summative), SLOs, Table of specification developing reliable and valid questions items (MCQs, CRQs, ERQs).
Develop process and procedures to implement MSP program in the school
Research and Publication
It includes the following two major aspects
Carrying out academic research projects
Writing academic articles in various journals and newspapers