JG Consulting has engaged with the Fort Worth Independent School District to recruit qualified candidates for the position of Director K-12 Literacy/English Language Arts.
The Director of K-12 Literacy/English Language Arts will be responsible for the development and implementation of a coherent language and literacy instructional program from Kindergarten through high school that is aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS), the Texas English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS), and post-secondary college and career readiness standards. The Director will lead the development, implementation, review, and revision of the district’s K-12 literacy curriculum, instructional strategies, and assessments. Additionally, the Director will provide leadership, technical assistance, and support for all FWISD literacy/ELA programs and initiatives. The Director will also collaborate with the Professional Learning and Improvement Department to develop and deliver effective literacy-focused professional learning that assists teachers and administrators in developing the skills, tools, and techniques to ensure that all students in FWISD will read and be able to express themselves orally and in writing at or above grade level. Fort Worth Independent School District serves approximately 86,000 students making it the 5th largest school district in Texas. The city of Fort Worth is home to Texas Christian University (TCU) and is in close proximity to Dallas, Texas. The Dallas-Fort Worth area offers a multitude of cultural activities including professional sports. FWISD maintains a sharp focus on ensuring every student is prepared for success in college, career and community leadership.