Teacher of the 21st Century

Thinking Skills

  • The ability to problem solve and offer solutions to problems
  • The ability to quickly adapt to changes in policies and procedures
  • The ability to challenge students to thinking critically
  • The ability to use technology to enhance critical thinking skills in the classroom

Communication Skills

  • The ability to communicate verbally with clear expression of thought to all parties
  • The ability to communicate in writing (including effective and efficient use of email)
  • The ability to respond timely and clearly to all request and queries
  • The ability to communicate verbally and in writing in a timly manner with parents
  • The ability to teach difficult material to students
  • The ability to use technology to enchance communications (i.e. Email, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, etc,)

Organizational Skills

  • The ability to present all requested materials in a timely and professional manner
  • The ability to structure lesson and classroom layout to maximize instructional time
  • The ability to manage students to achieve their maximum potential
  • The ability to use technology to enhance organization

Community Service/Missions

  • Serves regularly in the local church
  • Supports students in their extracurricular activities
  • Willingness to provide assistance to all colleagues
  • Willingness to serve anyone when called upon

Exposition of Truth

  • Rightly divides the Word of God (Scripture)
  • Understands and explains the foundations of the faith
  • Clearly articulates the plan of salvation
  • Continues to apply God's Word of truth ot daily living