Learning Support Teacher

Learning Support Teacher for Grades K-8

 


 

Welcome! My Name is Mrs. Monteith and I am the Learning Supports Teacher for Kathyrn School. The role of the Learning and Support Teacher as a member of the school learning and support team is to:
• work collaboratively with the classroom teacher to support assessment for learning of their
students with additional educational needs and identify specific learning and support needs
• plan, implement, model, monitor and evaluate teaching programs for students with additional
learning and support needs in conjunction with regular classroom teachers
• plan, implement, model, monitor and evaluate personalized adjustments for learning where
required, with the classroom teacher, student and/or parent or caregiver
• model exemplary classroom practice when tailoring adjusted learning programs for students
with additional learning needs
• provide direct support for students with additional learning and support needs through a
range of strategies (including direct instruction, delivery of adjusted learning programs,
assessment and monitoring of progress) including the areas of social integration, language
and communication, literacy, numeracy and behaviour. This may include students with
confirmed disabilities
• seek and/or provide professional specialist advice, support and mentoring to classroom
teachers on: how best to cater for the diverse learning needs in their classrooms, and how to
effectively work in partnership with families to maximize learning opportunities for students
at school and at home
• seek and/or provide professional specialist advice and assistance about students with
additional learning needs to the school's learning and support team, and
• assist with professional learning for class teachers and learning support specialists within their
school and local network of schools where appropriate.

ph. 403-935-4291 lmonteith@rockyview.ab.ca
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