Dedicated Special Education Teacher focused on building each student's strength and confidence, as well as giving students firm guidelines, regularity and dependability to foster their social and academic growth. Especially talented at making special needs children feel valued and accepted. Encourages each child to reach their full potential.
Experience working with special needs students
MS Office proficient
Effective at working with parents
Learning style assessment
Worked with special education students, grades K-5 and 9-12 for over 7 years.
Develop individual educational plans (IEP) designed to promote educational, physical and social development. Communicate progress with parents weekly. Teach differentiated lessons based on the student's individual needs.
Aurora Public SchoolsAurora, COSpecial Education Teacher/Staffing Chairperson
Taught special education to students grades K-5 and grades 9-12.
Staffing Chairperson responsible for coordinating all meetings, completing all paperwork and managing the team.
Trained incoming staff on computer programs, operations, legal and job requirements.
Liaison between administration, district, parents, cross-functional teams in order to
Metropolitan State College Denver, CO, USABA/Special Education Certification: Special Education
Member of Kappa Delta Pi
University of ColoradoBoulder, CO, USABachelor of Arts: Psychology