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Instructional Coordinators - 25-9031.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Develop instructional material, coordinate educational content, and incorporate current technology in specialized fields that provide guidelines to educators and instructors for developing curricula and conducting courses. Includes educational consultants and specialists, and instructional material directors.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Curriculum and Assessment Director
  • Curriculum and Instruction Director
  • Curriculum Coordinator
  • Curriculum Director
  • Curriculum Specialist
  • Education Specialist
  • Instructional Coach
  • Instructional Systems Specialist
  • Program Administrator
  • School Standards Coach

SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations


  • Address public audiences to explain program objectives and to elicit support.
  • Advise and teach students.
  • Advise teaching and administrative staff in curriculum development, use of materials and equipment, and implementation of state and federal programs and procedures.
  • Conduct or participate in workshops, committees, and conferences designed to promote the intellectual, social, and physical welfare of students.
  • Confer with members of educational committees and advisory groups to obtain knowledge of subject areas and to relate curriculum materials to specific subjects, individual student needs, and occupational areas.
  • Coordinate activities of workers engaged in cataloging, distributing, and maintaining educational materials and equipment in curriculum libraries and laboratories.
  • Develop classroom-based and distance learning training courses, using needs assessments and skill level analyses.
  • Develop instructional materials to be used by educators and instructors.
  • Develop tests, questionnaires, and procedures that measure the effectiveness of curricula and use these tools to determine whether program objectives are being met.
  • Inspect instructional equipment to determine if repairs are needed and authorize necessary repairs.
  • Interpret and enforce provisions of state education codes and rules and regulations of state education boards.
  • Observe work of teaching staff to evaluate performance and to recommend changes that could strengthen teaching skills.
  • Organize production and design of curriculum materials.
  • Plan and conduct teacher training programs and conferences dealing with new classroom procedures, instructional materials and equipment, and teaching aids.
  • Prepare grant proposals, budgets, and program policies and goals or assist in their preparation.
  • Prepare or approve manuals, guidelines, and reports on state educational policies and practices for distribution to school districts.
  • Recommend, order, or authorize purchase of instructional materials, supplies, equipment, and visual aids designed to meet student educational needs and district standards.
  • Research, evaluate, and prepare recommendations on curricula, instructional methods, and materials for school systems.
  • Update the content of educational programs to ensure that students are being trained with equipment and processes that are technologically current.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise educators on curricula, instructional methods, or policies.
  • Advise students on academic or career matters.
  • Assess educational needs of students.
  • Collaborate with other agencies and institutions to coordinate educational matters.
  • Create technology-based learning materials.
  • Develop instructional materials.
  • Direct activities of subordinates.
  • Enforce rules or policies governing student behavior.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of educational programs.
  • Evaluate performance of educational staff.
  • Inspect materials or equipment to determine need for repair or replacement.
  • Modify teaching methods or materials to accommodate student needs.
  • Order instructional or library materials or equipment.
  • Organize informational materials.
  • Promote educational institutions or programs.
  • Research topics in area of expertise.
  • Serve on institutional or departmental committees.
  • Train staff members.
  • Write grant proposals.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Academic Program Manager (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar System Technician, EA-6 (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Survival Technician (Coast Guard - Enlisted)
  • Avionics Electrical Technician (Coast Guard - Enlisted)
  • Career Counselor (Army - Enlisted)
  • Education And Training (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Education And Training Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Education And Training Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Education And Training Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Education and Training Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Education And Training Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Enlisted Professional Military Education Instructional System Designer (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Instructor (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Intelligence Analyst (Army - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Naval Aircrewman Avionics (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Naval Aircrewman Helicopter (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Naval Aircrewman Mechanical (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Naval Aircrewman Operator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Navy Counselor (Counselor) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Navy Counselor (Recruiter) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Professional Military Education Instructor (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Training Publications and Curriculum Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • USMA, Professor (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • USMA, Professor of Army Cyber (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • USMA, Professor of Army War College (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • USMA, Professor of Military Art and Science (Army - Commissioned Officer only)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Consultant, Education
  • Director, Instructional Material
  • Educational Specialist
  • Music Supervisor
  • Supervisor, Education
  • Supervisor, Special Education