High School Academic Administrator

Stride, Inc.

Job Description Required Certificates and Licenses: Michigan Administrator Teaching Certification Required. Residency Requirements: Must reside in Michigan. The Academic Administrator directs and coordinates educational, administrative and counseling activities of student by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors. K12, a Stride Company, believes in Education for ANY ONE. We provide families an online option for a high-quality, personalized education experience. Students can thrive, find their passion, and learn in an environment that encourages discovery at their own pace. In support of this, we are committed to creating and maintaining a culture of inclusion and diversity where our employees are passionate about serving students and families, treat one another and customers with respect, challenge each other to innovate and always strive to do better. Passionate Educators are needed at the Stride K12 partner school, Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy. We want you to be a part of our talented team! The mission of Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy is to provide an exemplary individualized and engaging educational experience for students by incorporating school and community/family partnerships coupled with a rigorous curriculum along with a data-driven and student-centered instructional model. Student success will be measured by valid and reliable assessment data, parent and student satisfaction, and continued institutional growth within the academic community. Join us! ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties. · Ensures conformance of educational programs to state and local school board standards through evaluation, development and coordination activities; · As needed, researches and implements non-K12 curriculum resources that meet state standards; · Manages teaching and administrative staff; Manages Master and Lead Teachers and programs; · Helps articulate the schools mission and vision with the aim of ensuring all stakeholders have a common understanding and are positioned to work cooperatively in order to achieve desired results; Utilizes/relies heavily upon communication technologies and practices that most effectively support a predominantly virtual / remote work environment; · Confers with teachers, students, and parents concerning educational and behavioral problems in school; · Coordinates with teacher and K12 Enrollment regarding expulsions and withdrawals; · Ensures that the school is meeting the needs of students while complying with local, state, and federal laws, including laws pertaining to special education; · Develops and oversees implementation of the schools Academic Improvement Plan. MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: · Masters degree in business, education or related field of study AND · Five (5) years of educational experience AND · One (1) year of supervisory experience OR · Equivalent combination of education and experience · Ability to clear required background check OTHER REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: · Demonstrable leadership, organizational and time management skills · Strong written and verbal communication skills · Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.); Web proficiency. · Ability to travel 20% of the time · Experience as an on-line / virtual educator · State License as a School Administrator DESIRED QUALIFICATION: · Experience working with proposed age group. · Experience supporting adults and children in the use of technology. · Experience teaching in an online (virtual) and/or in a brick-and-mortar environment. · Experience with online learning platforms. Compensation & Benefits: Stride, Inc. considers a persons education, experience, and qualifications, as well as the positions work location, expected quality and quantity of work, required travel (if any), external market and internal value when determining a new employees sal

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