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Paraeducators are school employees working under the supervision of a licensed educator. Average resume samples for this job are designing and implementing teaching programs, managing the classroom, overseeing class activities, and monitoring student progress. Many Paraeducators work in the special education field. Qualifications such as instruction, communication, teamwork, the ability to supervise and discipline students and organization are often seen on Paraeducator example resumes. Employers usually select candidates holding a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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Teacher's Aide/paraeducator

Implementation of a stimulating and challenging educational instruction plan that encouraged creative thinking.

  • Motivated and encouraged students to be successful in their learning by praise, and encouraging participation.
  • Provided children with learning tools to build and advance their knowledge for success.
  • Focused on creating a full participation and team work oriented environment.
  • Developed tailored services and accommodations for children with special needs and learning disabilities.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Medical Assistant
2

Paraeducator

Responsible for the re-teaching of special education students in order for said students to reach established learning objectives

  • Assisted special education students in daily school tasks, both academic and social
  • Worked one-on-one with a special needs student(s) on a daily basis
  • Developed positive work relationships with both students and colleagues
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Nutrition & Wellness
3

Paraeducator

  • Assisted in the instruction of Special Education students in a small classroom group setting using a variety of methods tailored to the students' individual needs
  • Collaborated with T.I.D.E.S. paraeducator, counselor, and teacher to plan, teach, and differentiate instruction for students
  • Planned, organized, and taught differentiated Mathematics and Social Studies lessons
  • Administered and assessed in-class assignments
  • Maintained and kept accurate records of students' T.I.D.E.S. Objectives Point Sheets
  • Supervised students during lunch sessions, breaks, social and recreational outdoor public activities and field trips, as well as during transitions to and from the bus
  • Led outdoor recreational development activities to help develop students' physical abilities
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Political Science, History
MA
Special Education Mild / Moderate
Mild / Moderate Disabilities
4

Paraeducator

Responsibilities consist of working one on one with students diagnosed with cross categorical disabilities including autism, reactive attachment disorder, various learning disabilities, assorted behavioral disorders and physical disabilities such as cerebral palsy and congenital anomalies. Duties include:

  • Creating lesson adaptations for students in a mainstream classroom. These plans encourage each individual student to learn at their pace and level yet allows them to interact with other students and experience a classroom atmosphere.
  • Generating and executing positive behavior plans with emphasis on safety and an affirming and rewarding learning experience for students.
  • Substitute teacher for full classrooms
  • Trained in Applied Behavior Analysis.
  • Trained in Individual Educational Program (IEP) process.
  • Participating in Professional Development and relevant professional training.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
Educational
5

ESY Paraeducator

  • Assisted teacher in typical activities for students with IEPs (individualized education programs) to prevent excessive loss of skills caused by an interruption in education
  • Evaluated individual student activity daily to assess student skills and needs
  • Monitored classroom to assure a safe, nurturing, and engaging learning environment
  • Maintained students' skills through ABA (applied behavior analysis)
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Sociology
6

Esol/special Education Paraeducator

  • Assisted in the formulation and instituting of daily classroom activities
  • Arranged and conducted lessons with small groups of children which were assessed with short attention spans
  • Participated in weekly meetings with teachers to provide insight and updates on progress or other student needs and suggested possible resources to assist
  • Prepared individual student activity plans under the supervision of the teacher and provided further assistance to those who required this service
  • Assisted with evaluations of students, enrolling in behavior modification programs, individual therapy and other possible referrals deemed appropriate
  • Provided support to students identified as needing additional assistance with completing various classroom assignments and tasks.
  • Monitored exams given to students
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Biology
MA
Educational Management
7

Paraeducator

  • Monitored Student information and maintain accurate student records and keep students confidentiality.
  • Maintained Communication with staff, parents, teachers, administrators
  • Manage student behavior to ensure all students are fully engage.
  • Tutor ad planned activities for students
  • Multi-task general office duties, answered incoming phone calls, provided excellent customer service
  • Moved heavy-duty desk, chairs, and computers from different school sites. Able to lift up to 100lbs.
  • Followed School Districts statements, standards, policies and procedures
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AA
Business Administration
Pharmacy Technician
8

Paraeducator / Instructional Assistant

Worked with specific students in LLI (Leveled Literacy Intervention) and Spanish Intervention programs

  • Assisted with writing the Spanish Literacy Intervention plan due to lack of available commercial resources
  • Supported the teachers in working with an individual, or groups of students
  • Ran Guided Reading groups
  • Modified activities and lesson plans to meet individual student's needs and develop academic literacy LLI/Spanish Intervention programs
  • Performed formal and informal assessment activities such as; DRAs, EDL2s and running records
  • Assisted the teachers in monitoring, collecting data, and maintaining
  • Created and assisted in the maintenance of learning centers and instructional materials
  • Identified individual learning styles and characteristics of students (e.g. cultural
  • Substituted for staff; grades K-6 for Spanish and English classes
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Spanish
9

Paraeducator

with daily activities such as arts and crafts, working with medically fragile and developmentally disabled wheelchair bound young adults (elementary) in a classroom setting.

  • Assisted with preparing and feeding the students and assisted changing the students' diapers.
  • Took community walks with teacher and students in the neighborhood area around the school.
  • Assisted autistic students with various activities such as games and supervised them on the playground
  • Assisted emotionally disturbed children and teens with their academic work.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BA
Social Work
10

Paraeducator

behaviors, recorded activities and reported to the teacher

  • Execute lesson plans as prepared and assigned by classroom teachers
  • Assist classroom teachers as designed and requested
  • Oversee and administer students
  • Implement program adaptations, follow behavioral organization plans, and maintain data files
  • Assist with regular secretarial functions
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the teachers
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Sociology

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