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Job Title and Job Description

Math Coach

Elementary School Math Coach - Work with Teachers doing Professional Development in Mathematics - Classroom visits to support implementation of new Curriculum; Teach Graduate Courses; Provide support to Principals; do workshops for teachers.  

What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?

Elementary/Secondary Mathematics Teaching/Coaching University Instructor Consultant to School Systems  

What new technology will be important?

 

What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?

Classroom Teacher for 25 years + 8 - 10 years part time study of Mathematics  

What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?

Education Certification Concentration in Mathematics 

When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?

No....never thought I would even teach!!! 

Skills Profile

Skills UsedRating (5=Most Important thru
1=Not Important)
Comments

Artistic 2-Less Important2-Less Important  
Athletic / Physical 1-Not Important  
Bilingual 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Computer Technology 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Coordination / Using Hands, Tools, and Equipment 1-Not Important  
Creative Thinking 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
Interpersonal 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Investigative / Fact Finding 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
leadership and Supervising 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Logical Thinking 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Math 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Mechanical Understanding 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
Sales and Negotiation 1-Not Important  
Scientific and Experimental 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important  
Social Service / Helping Skills 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
Teaching / Instructing 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Verbal Communication 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important  
Understanding Nature, Plants, Animals 1-Not Important  
Understanding Yourself 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important  
Writing 1-Not Important  
 

Interview By: Math Coach