Are you an AWESOME AMI primary teacher? Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan is hiring!
If you are interested in joining our vibrant educational community, please email your resume to Principal Brandon Eatmon at email@example.com.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Set and reinforce clear expectations and routines that are aligned with the school’s overall vision
• Develop and implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards
• Thoughtfully plan daily lessons and implement specific strategies to meet the needs of all students, providing extra support, enrichment, or variation of work when necessary
• Demonstrate strong content knowledge
• Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards and diagnose areas of student misunderstanding
• Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices
• Be accountable for students’ academic growth and increase each individual student’s achievement
• Create a positive, achievement-oriented learning environment
• Reflect on successes and areas of growth as a teacher, seek to improve performance, and respond to feedback
• Participate in collaborative curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions
• Invest parents and families in their children’s academic success through regular communication
• Commitment to Equity: Passionate about closing the achievement gap and ensuring that every child, regardless of background or circumstance, receives an excellent education.
• Leadership: Coaches, mentors, and challenges others to excel despite obstacles and challenging situations.
• Focus on Data-Driven Results: Relentlessly pursues the improvement of school leadership, instruction, and operations, and is driven by a desire to produce quantifiable student achievement gains.
• Innovative Problem-Solving: Approaches work with a sense of possibility and sees challenges as opportunities for creative problem solving; takes initiative to explore issues and find potential innovative solutions.
• Adaptability: Excels in constantly changing environments and adapts flexibly in shifting projects or priorities to meet the needs of a dynamic transformation effort; comfortable with ambiguity and non-routine situations.
• Teamwork: Increases the effectiveness of surrounding teams through collaboration, constant learning and supporting others; sensitive to diversity in all its forms; respects and is committed to learning from others
• Dependability: Does whatever it takes to consistently deliver with high quality under tight deadlines; successfully manages own projects through strong organization, detailed workplans, and balancing of multiple priorities.
• Communication and Customer Service Skills: Communicates clearly and compellingly with diverse stakeholders in both oral and written forms; anticipates and responds to customer needs in a high-quality and courteous manner.
Possesses or is eligible for a valid District of Columbia Teaching License.
Meets Highly Qualified status as defined by the NCLB mandates.
Successful completion of Praxis I and II exams (unless holding a standard teaching license).
Strong instructional skills and classroom management.
Enthusiasm for and demonstrated mastery of subject matter.
Unrelenting commitment to students, self, and school’s constant learning and development.
Ability to self-reflect on teaching practices and be responsive to feedback.
Climbing wall, here we come! We just received the good word that CHM@L has been awarded a $10K DC Physical Activity for Youth (DC PAY) Grant from the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE). The $10,000 grant will fund … Continue reading
Today’s the day for Strawberries and Salad Greens lunch! Primary lunch is 11:45am – 12:15pm, and elementary lunch is 12:30 pm- 1:30pm. Adult lunch is $4- you can pay Ms. Lucas in the lunchroom in the morning to avoid the crowd … Continue reading
Celebrate spring with lunch and local strawberries and greens Wednesday 5/23. Join us! Primary lunch is 11:45am and elementary launch is 12: 15pm. RSVP for lunch hillfoodie at yahoo dot com or tell your teacher. It’s a good deal at $4 for parents!
To celebrate spring, gardens, and fresh food CHML is participating in Strawberries and Salad Greens Day on Wednesday, May 23rd. School lunch will feature local strawberries salad greens grown on farms near Washington, DC. Please join us for the celebration!
We will have a “Where Food Comes From” table in the lobby, displaying plants, seeds, maps, pictures, stickers, and more to get students excited about eating healthy. It will be a chance for students and parents to taste and appreciate the unmatched flavors of fresh foods, and to learn about the farm-to-table process. Contact Emerson’s mom/Becky Levin at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
And check out this great link for great strawberries and salad greens recipes- http://strawberries-salad.blogspot.com/p/recipes_3161.html
Hello CHM@L families, This entire week will be dedicated to our outstanding teachers and staff for the awesome work they do! Our theme is “the Oscars”! Let’s show our teachers and staff what great stars they are! Our highlight for … Continue reading
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Platinum Sponsors Gold Sponsor National Capital Bank Silver Sponsors Fowler Architects Nate Tate RE/MAX Allegiance Bronze Sponsor Guire and Harrison Realty Group Thank you to all our sponsors, who are making our auction possible. Contact Danica Petroshius (email@example.com) if you’re … Continue reading
CHM@LOGAN day 2 of the EXTREME GARDEN MAKEROVER IS HERE!!!!!! The Garden Committee with the help of students, parents, teachers and friends will be working to complete the needed groundwork for the gardens. We are asking for donations of light … Continue reading
We need all hands on deck to launch the garden and we need your help. We the Garden Committee would like to have a stellar turnout and are aiming for at least 30 sets for hands ready to work. Please come if only for an hour.
When: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 9AM – 12:30 PM
Where: Front yard of CHM@L
Garden Day Duties –
- Grass seed planting
- Soil spreading and tilling
- Replanting all bulbs
- De-weeding beds
- Rake mulch around current beds
- Set up of watering system
- Power wash steps
We also need:
- Volunteers to baby sit and occupy the smaller children so parents can work.
- Donations of juice boxes and small snacks.
Here’s the link to sign up for this Saturday and a list will be posted by the calendar in the front hall.
Curtis Taylor – jahwillmanifest at gmail dot com
Kafayat – Kafayat at aol dot com
V – vat98 at aol dot com
Frequently Asked Questions SWS Move to Logan Annex – Impact on Capitol Hill Montessori School at Logan 2/28/12 Will SWS use classrooms in the main Logan building? SWS will not use any classrooms in the Logan building in SY12-13. We … Continue reading
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On Saturday, led by Mr. Taylor, a handful of parents, neighbors and Montessorians planted over 300 1200 bulbs in our gardens. These bulbs were donated by Ace Hardware via Super-Neighbor Tim. Thank you to Tim and all who helped – can’t … Continue reading