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Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Talented Special Education Teacher focused on meeting student academic and emotional needs. Compassionate and caring with the capability of delivering personalized, hands-on support and lessons targeted on specific learning needs and strengths. Able to leverage strong communication skills and a patient nature to provide positive reinforcement in team-based, structured environments. Committed to providing students with firm guidelines, regularity and dependability to foster social and academic growth.

Skills
  • Job readiness training
  • Mastery of Differentiated Instruction methods
  • Social skills development
  • In-depth knowledge of autism
  • Motivating students
  • Excellent classroom management
  • Learning style assessment
  • Behavioral/cognitive skills development
Education and Training
Capella University Minneapolis, MN Expected in Phd. : Special Education Leadership - GPA :

All but dissertation. I have completed 2 out of 5 chapters.

Troy University Troy, AL Expected in 12/2009 Master of Science : Postsecondary Education - GPA :
Georgia State University Atlanta, GA Expected in 12/2002 Bachelor of Science : Human Resource Policy Development - GPA :
Certifications
  • Educational Leadership (P-12)
  • Business Education (6 -12)
  • Special Education General Curriculum (P-12)
  • Teacher Support Specialist State of Georgia
Experience
Community Reach Center - Special Education Teacher
Northglenn, CO, 08/2017 - Current
  • Developed Individual Education Programs (IEP) to establish student outcome goals and define educational strategies; leveraged developmental practices and educational theories to achieve educational objectives.
  • Enhanced lessons using Smart Board technology and computers.
  • Conducted small group and individual classroom activities with students based on differentiated learning needs.
  • Eliminated learning gaps and effectively instructed students by developing IEPs and using wide variety of teaching aids and motivational strategies.
  • Fostered relationships with students to increase engagement, and periodically reported student progress to parents/guardians and school leadership.
Community Reach Center - Special Education Teacher
Brighton, CO, 08/2013 - 06/2017
  • Developed individual educational plans (IEP) designed to promote educational, physical and social development.
  • Fostered relationships with students to increase engagement, and periodically reported student progress to parents/guardians and school leadership.
  • Worked with students of varying degrees of specialized need to accomplish tasks and build practical skills.
  • Wrote and presented documents for Individual Education Plan conferences.
  • Established and communicated clear objectives for all lessons, units and projects to both students and parents.
Perry Center For Learning/Excel - Interrelated Special Education Teacher
City, STATE, 06/2012 - 07/2013
  • Eliminated learning gaps and effectively instructed students by developing IEPs and using wide variety of teaching aids and motivational strategies.
  • Delivered specialized classroom instruction to broad range of students with developmental disorders, including autism.
  • Organized and prepared instructional materials, communiqués, and reports.
  • Enhanced lessons using Smart Board technology and computers.
  • Developed Individual Education Programs (IEP) to establish student outcome goals and define educational strategies; leveraged developmental practices and educational theories to achieve educational objectives.
Clayton County Public Schools - Interrelated Special Education Teacher
City, STATE, 08/2004 - 02/2013
  • Provided a relevant curriculum program and effective instructional strategies that enables students with mild and moderate intellectual disabilities, learning disabilities, emotional behavior disorder, and/or other health impairments be successful learners.
  • Eliminated learning gaps and effectively instructed students by developing IEP's and using wide variety of teaching aids and motivational strategies.
  • Fostered relationships with students to increase engagement, and periodically reported student progress to parents/guardians and school leadership.
  • Conducted small group and individual classroom activities with students based on differentiated learning needs.
  • Delivered specialized classroom instruction to broad range of students with developmental disorders, including autism.
Accomplishments
  • Process Improvement - Created new departmental procedures manual.Assessed organizational training needs.
  • Documentation - Wrote and edited documents to keep staff informed on policies and procedures.
  • Helped improve student test scores
  • Member of leadership team at Lovejoy High School 2013-2017
  • Special Education Dept. Chair Lovejoy High School 2013 -2017
  • Member of Data Committee Clayton County Public Schools
Activities and Honors
  • Junior Jaycees sponsor at West Chatham Middle School
  • Tennis coach Lovejoy high school
  • Freshman Class sponsor Lovejoy high school 2016
  • Former Executive Vice President PTSA Clayton County Public Schools
  • Girl Scout Troop leader for 10 years Hampton, GA
  • Council for Exceptional Children
  • Professional Association of Georgia Educators

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School Attended
  • Capella University
  • Troy University
  • Georgia State University
Job Titles Held:
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Interrelated Special Education Teacher
  • Interrelated Special Education Teacher
Degrees
  • Phd.
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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