Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education :

Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $49,250.00
Average Time to Fill 38 days
Typical Education Bachelor's Degree
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 20,454
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 6.34 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Conflict Management
Attention to Detail
Written Communication
Work Ethic
Information Gathering
Customer Service
Technology and Tool Usage
Resource Allocation

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Adapt course of study to meet student needs
Develop educational assessment materials
Develop strategies or programs for students with special needs
Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Document lesson plans
Coordinate instructional outcomes
Update educational curriculum
Select method of instruction
Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs
Select teaching materials
Establish rules or policies governing student behavior
Plan experiential learning activities
Apply multiple teaching methods
Develop teaching aids
Plan educational or learning activities
Develop educational and instructional programs
Plan esteem building activities for children
Plan social behavior learning activities
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Manage decorum in meetings or group sessions
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Organize educational material or ideas
Develop educational presentations
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Prepare instruction manuals
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Prepare tests
Develop instructional materials
Evaluate student performance
Determine student problems
Monitor student progress
Determine student learning levels
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Manage classroom activities
Teach elementary or primary courses
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Teach sports rules or techniques
Apply early childhood education techniques
Teach food or nutrition principles
Instruct participants in recreational or fitness activities
Teach parenting techniques
Teach health or hygiene practices
Teach social skills
Teach training techniques
Demonstrate physical activities
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Teach correct eating habits
Teach others to use technology or equipment

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Group Instruction
Curriculum Development
Child Development

Related Licensing Requirements

CSR- Osteopathic Physician (18-0000000061)

IC 35-48-7-5.8 Sec. 5.8. As used in this chapter, "practitioner" means a physician, dentist, veterinarian, podiatrist, nurse practitioner, scientific investigator, pharmacist, hospital, or other institution or individual licensed, registered, or otherwise permitted to distribute, dispense, conduct research with respect to, or administer a controlled substance in the course of professional practice or research in the United States.As added by P.L.65-2006, SEC.6.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Medical Licensing Board of Indiana (3172342060)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/medical.htm

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