Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors:

Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $48,430.00
Average Time to Fill 41 days
Typical Education Associate's degree
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 556
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) -5.53 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Attention to Detail
Information Gathering
Written Communication
Conflict Management
Work Ethic
Resource Allocation
Intellectual Risk-taking
Technology and Tool Usage
Customer Service

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Develop lesson, course, or training objectives
Develop educational and instructional programs
Select teaching materials
Update educational curriculum
Select method of instruction
Adapt course of study to meet student needs
Develop teaching aids
Plan educational or learning activities
Plan experiential learning activities
Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs
Develop instructional materials
Develop educational presentations
Evaluate student performance
Organize educational material or ideas
Administer tests to assess educational needs or progress
Coordinate educational content
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Monitor student progress
Prepare tests
Teach secondary or post-secondary courses
Document lesson plans
Coordinate instructional outcomes
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Develop training evaluation procedures
Apply multiple teaching methods
Establish rules or policies governing student behavior
Determine student learning levels
Coordinate employee continuing education programs
Develop strategies or programs for students with special needs
Teach work-related or interest-based courses
Establish educational, instructional, or training policies, procedures, or standards
Manage classroom activities
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Tutor students who need extra assistance
Develop educational assessment materials
Determine student problems
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Develop training programs
Prepare instruction manuals
Guide class discussions
Plan social behavior learning activities
Teach sports rules or techniques
Manage decorum in meetings or group sessions
Identify training needs
Teach principles of medicine
Organize informational materials
Teach music for specific instruments
Teach humanities courses at the college level
Apply early childhood education techniques
Teach online courses
Train others in the use of equipment associated with learning basic or fundamental knowledge or skills
Develop training materials
Teach others to use technology or equipment
Provide health education and disease prevention instruction
Train educational personnel
Train others on equipment associated with diverse vocational, occupational, or work related interests

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Training Activities
Adult Education Certificate

Related Licensing Requirements

Teaching License (18-0000000035)

All states require public school teachers to be licensed. In private schools, however, teachers are not required to be licensed. Requirements vary by state.Many states award provisional teaching licenses to new teachers. After a period of several years of acceptable teaching experience, applicants may apply for a professional teaching license.Some states also require applicants to submit their fingerprints and undergo a background check. They may also require teachers to obtain a master's degree in education. In addition, many states require teachers to take continuing education courses each year.

- Indiana Department of Education~Office of Educator Licensing & Development (3172329010)

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