An organized professional, with experience fostering a cohesive student learning environment. Experience working with students of all abilities. Uses effective and efficient methods of teaching while focusing on the individual needs of the student.
Excellent classroom management
Effectively works with parents
Collaborates with Colleagues
Special Edu. Certified
Competent in SMARTboard technology
Elected member of School Site Council
09/2014 to Current
Assistant Teacher Judge Baker Children's Center for Child － Boston, Massachusetts
Worked cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula for special education students according to Individual Education Plans.
Applied progressive teaching principles to a class of 9 Social-Emotional students.
Taught Social Studies and Math to grade 8.
Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order.
Received high remarks for the creativity of classroom lesson plans and instructional techniques from students, parents and faculty.
09/2014 to 06/2014
Teacher AssistantJudge Baker Children's Center － Roxbury Crossing, MA
collaborated with the Severe Special Education teacher in order to best meet academic and other specific needs of the individual students in a resource and inclusion setting.
Created conditions for social-emotional students to make academic and life skill gains.
Kept consistent communication with parents to address student's weekly progress.
09/2013 to 08/2014
Severe Special Education Paraprofessional Hingham Public Schools － Hingham , Massachusetts
Worked cooperatively with teachers to modify curricula for special education students according to Individual Education Plans.
Supported and modified curriculum in the general education setting, in order to best meet the needs of the student.
Worked 1:1 with severe disabilities.
Provided 1:1 support, as a job coach in an alternative setting.
Assisted the severe special education in explicitly teaching life skills to a group of 7 students.
Master of ArtsAmerican International College － Springfield, MA