The Academic Resource Teacher is a credentialed professional with specialized knowledge regarding the current principles, procedures, techniques and instrumentation used in meeting the needs of students with specific learning challenges. The Academic Resource Teacher provides direct, individual or small group instruction to identified students on a regularly scheduled basis as required. The Academic Resource Teacher works part of the time directly with identified students and collaborates with Academic Content Specialists working with the same students to achieve educational goals.
Academic Resource Teachers foster the knowledge, skills and understanding which students need to continue their education in college. Teachers nurture students with their spiritual, social, and personal development, providing guidance and example which promotes Christian values, responsible behavior, and self-fulfillment. The Academic Resource Teacher performs this trust in cooperation with the parents, who are the primary educators of their children; with the assistance of the Director of Student Support, faculty, counselors, and support staff – under the direction of the school’s administration.