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Highly motivated Special Education Teacher specializing in elementary education. Exceptionally skilled at one-on-one interactions, individual learning assessments and modified curriculum development. Committed to applying solid communication skills and innovative learning methods to facilitate a positive classroom environment and optimal retention of essential skills.
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Special Education Teacher, December 2011 – Present Rosewood Elementary School, New Cityland, CA
Actively collaborate with parents, program coordinators and administrators to clearly determine the specific needs of each student.
Work with students on an individual basis to promote optimal academic functioning in a supportive environment.
Assist with the development of special computer programs to better illustrate difficult concepts and encourage productive learning.
Regularly utilize PowerPoint presentations, streaming video and Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) along with traditional classroom instruction methods.
Special Education Teacher, September 2008 – November 2011 Lakeside Elementary School, New Cityland, CA
Implemented instruction that specifically focused on skills maintenance and basic retention.
Successfully incorporated computer assistance technology into the classroom while encouraging social interactions and participation.
Developed well-rounded curricula that included health, nutrition and socialization instruction presented in a way that was fun and engaging to students.
Incorporated specially designed learning games into classroom instruction to reinforce concepts.
2008 Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education and Special Education University of California, New Cityland, CA