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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

A flexible highly qualified Special Education Teacher with focus on individual student needs across academics and emotional development. Empathetic and accommodating in design and implementation of hands-on lessons, catering to diverse learning abilities. Exceptional skills working with teachers, parents and specialists to meet educational needs of students. Equipped with a positive attitude and patience necessary to teach special education.

Accomplishments


  • Collaborated with a team of 6 to establish Project Outreach AMS
  • Collaborated and assisted with a group from Indorama in the beautification of the Outdoor Classroom in July 2021.
  • Multiple classsroom grants funded through Donors Choose
  • Grant for Outdoor Classroom through Alabama Wildlife Federation CGE
  • Collaborated with team of 4 to establish Project Outreach CGE


Awards

Austin Middle School Teacher of the Year 2021-2022

Skills
  • Conflict resolution techniques
  • Classroom management
  • Differentiated instruction
  • Lesson Planning
  • Excellent Communication
  • Group and individual instruction
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Decision Making
Work History
08/2019 to Current
Special Education Teacher University Of North Carolina Greensboro , ,
  • Delivered effective and differentiated classroom instruction to range of neurodiverse students.
  • Modified general education curriculum for special-needs students using various instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Created and managed IEPs to define student learning objectives and educational strategies, in addition to applying instructional knowledge and methods to support goals.
  • Assisted struggling students to maintain progress levels by designing individualized lesson plans focused on areas for improvement.
  • Worked with students with moderate to severe autism to increase life skills.
  • Taught multiple subjects to students with intellectual or emotional disabilities.
  • Coordinated special education students and teacher assistant schedules with master schedule.
  • Partnered with standard education teachers from across academic departments.
  • Cultivated connections and strong student rapport to foster classroom engagement, in addition to recording student progress to inform parents and school administration.
  • Organized instruction material, constructed bulletin boards and set up work areas.
  • Department Chair Special Education
  • Project Outreach Lead Sponsor
  • Hospitality Chair
  • Leadership Team
  • Outdoor Classroom Committee
08/2014 to 08/2019
Special Education Teacher University Of North Carolina Greensboro , ,
  • Delivered effective and differentiated classroom instruction to range of neurodiverse students.
  • Modified general education curriculum for special-needs students using various instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Created and managed IEPs to define student learning objectives and educational strategies, in addition to applying instructional knowledge and methods to support goals.
  • Assisted struggling students to maintain progress levels by designing individualized lesson plans focused on areas for improvement.
  • Coordinated special education students and teacher assistant schedules with master schedule.
  • Taught students across multiple classifications and degrees of special needs.
  • Communicated nonverbally with children to provide comfort, encouragement and positive reinforcement.
  • Led activities that developed students' physical, emotional and social growth.
  • Organized instruction material, constructed bulletin boards and set up work areas.
  • Project Outreach Lead Sponsor
  • Leadership Team
  • Special Olympics Committee
  • Outdoor Classroom
08/2011 to 08/2014
Special Education Paraprofessional Rocketship Education , ,
  • Collaborated with teacher to create customized classroom environment integral to students' needs.
  • Supported teacher in development of individual learning strategies.
  • Maintained positive attitude and affirmatively communicated with each student.
  • Set up visual aids, equipment and classroom displays to support teacher's lesson delivery.
  • Prepared instructional materials for group and one-on-one use to comply with established curriculum.
  • Monitored student classroom and outdoors activities to promote student safety.
  • Documented student behaviors, interventions and outcomes to enable lead teacher to address pertinent issues.
  • Oversaw class of students in absence of instructor.
Education
Expected in 12/2018 to to
Specialist of Education: Special Education
University of West Alabama - Livingston, AL
GPA:
Expected in 05/2015 to to
Master of Education: Special Education
University of West Alabama - Livingston, AL
GPA:
Expected in 02/1991 to to
Bachelors of Science in Education: Elementary Education
Athens State University - Athens, AL
GPA:
Affiliations

Realtor at Parker Real Estate, Residential LLC

Morgan County Association of Realtors

Everyday Sunshine Board Member

BUDS Member

Decatur Morgan Hospital Foundation Guild Member

Decatur Morgan Hospital Foundation Gala Hospitality Chair

Decatur Morgan Hospital Power of Pink Committee Member

Decatur Assembly Sustainer

Junior League of Morgan County Sustainer

Certifications

Satori Alternatives to Managing Aggression (SAMA)

Mobility Opportunities Via Education/Experiences (MOVE)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Automated External Defibrillators (AED)

Stop the Bleed

Medication Assistant

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School Attended

  • University of West Alabama
  • University of West Alabama
  • Athens State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Special Education Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Special Education Paraprofessional

Degrees

  • Specialist of Education
  • Master of Education
  • Bachelors of Science in Education

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