Well-rounded and compassionate Special Ed Teacher adept at incorporating each student's unique needs and creating effective lesson plans to accommodate them.
Worked with special education students, grades kindergarten through 5th , for over 8 years as Classroom Teacher.
Develop and implement individualized education program for each special education student. Identify and implement goals tailored to the students individual needs and abilities Coordinate with parents, teachers, teachers assistants and various service providers that included speech, occupational and physical therapists,to establish clear goals and objectives for all students with developmental delays, speech and language impairments or learning disability within the self contained classroom.
-Employed diverse techniques to promote active leaning including individualized instruction, problem solving assignments and small group work,
-exercised flexibility within the classroom addressing students needs through special accommodations
-Actively involved in students' behavioral social and academic development aiding students in developing emotionally, feeling comfortable in social situations and awareness of acceptable behavior.
-Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
-Taught phonics skills using the Fundations/Wilson Phonics Program.
-Enhanced lessons using Prometheam Board technology , computers, laptops and ipads.
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