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Special Duty Summary. Directs, instructs, evaluates, and monitors instruction, educational curriculum development, and student training at the US Air Force Academy and Air University. Related DoD Occupational Group: 5K.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Directs instruction organization and preparation. Establishes education and training objectives. Manages development of course syllabi, educational project outlines, and lesson plans. Oversees preparation of assignment, exercises, demonstrations, training aids, references and related materials required for course content. Supervises organization of physical conditional programs.

Supervises instructor programs. Instructs faculty, staff, and students. Determines instruction methods considering group size and course content. Demonstrates subject principles and application using educational media. Evaluates faculty and student progress. Conducts instructor training programs. Demonstrates effective teaching methods, reviews lessons plans, and conducts professional instructor training seminars.

Manages educational programs and administrative functions. Supervises and coordinates text selection and changes, project outlines, examination and grading standards, test procedures, and other related subjects. Performs research and writes for publication. Administers activities involving scheduling, discipline, enrollment, budget, and personnel programs. Special Duty Qualifications:

Knowledge. Knowledge is mandatory of educational media, instruction, and testing techniques, and course and curriculum development.

Education. For entry into this SDI, a Master’s degree is desirable.

Training. None.

Experience. For retention of this SDI, experience is mandatory in preparing lesson plans, developing training aids, instructing and diagnosing educational difficulties, developing educational materials, and constructing tests.

Other. None.

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Above Information Derived from AFMAN 36-2105


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