Math Specialist, Grant Position: 2020-2021 School Year

Position Type: Certified
Date Posted: 10-25-2020

Location: Arkadelphia, AR

Closing Date: Until Filled

Math Specialist Job Requirements

Candidate must be a self-starter and team player. He/she must show strong examples of classroom

instruction and classroom management. He/she should have evidence of instructional leadership (i.e.,

mentoring, model classroom or hosting of site based observations, training, etc).


  • Mathematics Certification

  • A minimum of five years teaching experience

  • A Master degree preferred

  • Candidate must have current training in mathematics practices

  • Knowledge of Arkansas State Standards

  • Knowledge of current research and effective practice in standards based curriculum, instruction, and assessment in the area of mathematics

  • Experience in adult learning situation and in team problem solving

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Other duties may be assigned

Mathematics specialists will coordinate schedules with the building principals in the Dawson region, work with other instructional facilitators in the district to accomplish district goals, and work directly with teachers to improve classroom instruction.

  • Design, conduct, and implement professional development based on best and next practices

  • Understand and disseminate current research

  • Assist teachers with planning, modeling, and co-teaching lessons and units

  • Model appropriate instructional strategies

  • Act as an instructional resource to the classroom teachers

  • Assist in creating, implementing, and evaluating instructional strategies

  • Integrate technology into the curriculum

  • Recommend resources to building principals

  • Assist in selection of standards-based instructional materials

  • Plan, organize, and assist in the development of curriculum and common grade level assessments

  • Align curriculum within schools and with state

  • Implement standards-based curriculum into classroom

  • Assist with state and local assessments

  • Evaluate assessment results, and incorporate strategies based on data disaggregation

  • Assist with PLC, RTI, and other processes in place in districts

This position is grant funded through the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and will remain open until filled.

To apply, please send a resume to or a paper copy can be mailed to the following address:

Attention of Candiss Bennett
Dawson Education Cooperative

711 Clinton Street

Arkadelphia, AR 71923

If you have any questions about this position, please contact Candiss Bennett at or via phone at 870-246-3077.

Posted 8/10/2020


Dawson Arkansas Better Chance Program is looking to hire for the Americorps program. We are looking to fill spaces in the Arkadelphia and Malvern Preschool locations. The application is below. 

For more information email or call 870-260-2262.

Click here for the Application.


The Dawson Education Cooperative Early Childhood Special Education Program is accepting resumes for the position of Speech Language Pathologist.  This is a 190 day salary position running concurrent with the public school year calendar.  The application process is open until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should send a resume to Shannon Leathers,

Early Childhood Special Education Coordinator,

An Equal Opportunity Employer