1 Main Street
New Cityland, CA 91010
Cell: (555) 322-7337
Special Education Team Lead versed in working with all learning styles. Regularly attends professional development seminars, faculty meetings, and parent-teacher conferences to remain connected to the needs of children and their parents. Effectively leads special education teachers and liaises with other teams to facilitate high quality education for all students.
Proficient in Special Education
December 2007 to Current
Montgomery Elementary School New Cityland, CA
Special Education Teacher and Team Lead
Collaboratively plan for student success by working with administrators, parents, and colleagues to develop and implement educational standards for special education team.
Work with other teams to accomplish educational goals and determine future improvements.
Assist in development of school activities and calendars.
Coordinate parent conferences to facilitate communication and improve student outcomes.
Hold team meetings to manage expectations, make team changes, and request information about students and successful teaching strategies.
Produce newsletters and flyers to effectively communicate with parents and community about upcoming events and proposed changes.
June 2005 to November 2007
Fowler Elementary School New Cityland, CA
Special Education Teacher
Developed individual educational plans (IEP) designed to promote educational, physical, and social development in students with varying abilities.
Established and communicated clear objectives for lessons, units, and projects to students and parents.
Enhanced lessons using Smart Board technology and computers.
Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
Supervised field trips to local parks, fire stations, and zoos.
2005 Walden State University New Cityland, CA
Bachelor of Arts Special Education (K-12)
Coursework in Psychology, Sociology, Childhood Nutrition, Health and Safety, and Child Development
Certification in Exceptional Needs/Early Childhood through Young Adulthood, National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
Clear Level II Education Specialist Instruction Credential, State of California