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Special Education Paraprofessionals work with students who are disabled or have special needs. Common work activities described in a Special Education Paraprofessional resume sample are helping students with everyday tasks, customizing lesson plans, supervising students, monitoring their progress, and protecting them from dangers. Based on our collection of resume examples, employers select candidates demonstrating teaching experience, a friendly personality, patience, and observation spirit. Most Special Education Paraprofessionals hold an Associate's Degree in a relevant field.

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Special Education Paraprofessional

Worked with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials or skills initially introduced and outlined by certified staff.

  • Assisted the certified staff in devising special strategies for reinforcing learning materials and skills based on a sympathetic understanding of individual students, their needs, interests, and abilities.
  • Assisted the certified teacher with instructing and supervising children in classroom activities, especially students identified as moderate to severely disabled.
  • Worked with individual children or small groups of children to reinforce skills initially introduced by the certified teacher.
  • Assisted the certified teacher in devising and implementing special strategies for reinforcing skills based on the special needs and abilities of each child.
  • Continuously monitored children to ensure safety at all times.
  • Communicated with parents about daily classroom routines, expectations, policies, and incidents that have been recorded on site.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BA
Education Studies
2

Special Education Paraprofessional/administrative/sub

Assisted Teachers with implementing student academic and behavior plans in classroom setting

  • Developed academic curriculum and instructed students in one to one and group settings.
  • Participated in developing student behavior management plans
  • Member of coordinated individual educational skills plan team
  • Administrative and documentation duties included in daily schedule.
  • Coordinated and implemented a daily after-school student dismissal program
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
AA
Liberalarts
AAS
Chemical Dependency Counseling
BA
Psychology
3

Special Education Paraprofessional

Special Education Paraprofessional [company name] (Joan K. Mendel Elementary School) - Yokota Air Base, Japan

  • Taught over 20 special needs children in one on one and small group atmospheres
  • Worked with teachers to develop individualized training plans for special education students
  • Managed and organized extensive student history reports, and presented these to leadership
  • Expertly managed deescalating emotionally charged situations with special needs children
  • Led a mainstream classroom implementing day to day routines and overseeing the classroom work of all students
  • Experienced coordinating and leading students and volunteers in special activities and fundraisers as the PTO President
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Teaching
4

Special Education Paraprofessional

Special Education instructional paraprofessional

  • Work one-on-one with 5th & 6th grade special education students in regular classrooms and the resource room
  • Use response-to-intervention strategies in order to improve learning and behavior outcomes
  • Provide appropriate accommodations for increased achievement
  • Created a Standards-based grading system in order to improve MCAS scores of 9th & 10th graders
  • Provided an alternate grading system for teachers to use in MCAS prep courses
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Biomedical Engineering
MA
Education
5

Special Education Paraprofessional

  • Developed and maintained effective collaborations with teachers, parents, administrators and community partners
  • Created and advocated positive support systems for student achievement
  • Effectually encouraged student mastery and achievement in the general education curriculum as well as with assistive technology, braille curriculum, and cane travel in the community.
  • Entrusted with the responsibility to adapt and administer assessments and collect student data
  • Responsible for clerical office duties; answering phones, filing, database entry
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Social Sciences
Communications
6

Special Education Paraprofessional

Supervised 1 to 30 students with physical & developmental disabilities.

  • Supervised up to 150 students during assemblies and meal times.
  • Reinforced teacher's concepts to individuals and groups.
  • Adapted, administrated and scored tests taken by students.
  • Operated classroom equipment to enhance lessons.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
7

Special Education Paraprofessional

  • Collaborated with teachers to ensure students' success.
  • Differentiated methods of instruction while tutoring to ensure student comprehension.
  • Communicated efficiently and maintained outstanding rapport with staff and students.
  • Coordinated school's tutoring program.
  • Wrote and facilitated lesson plans and study aides to groups of diverse students.
  • Assessed students on work performance and organization.
  • Proctored and transcribed assessments for a visually impaired student.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
English
MA
Teaching
8

Special Education Paraprofessional

  • Guided independent study, enrichment, and corrective work to result in student self-support
  • Differentiated instruction and provided a supportive presence for students with mild learning disabilities
  • Executed teacher directed lessons to small groups in conjunction with administration of progress monitoring
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Apparel And Merchandising
MA
Education
9

Special Education Paraprofessional

A Paraprofessional works closely with teachers in providing educational benefit for students.

  • Confers and plans with teachers related to IEP objectives and/or modifications, and provides documentation of implementation.
  • Performs clerical, classroom maintenance, and instructional duties as assigned by the special education teacher.
  • Adhere to specific curricular goals and keep students motivated, engaged, and focused; work with individual students or small groups to build up skills
  • Assist with progress monitoring and data collection regarding weekly student academic and behavior goals
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BA
Mass Communication
10

Special Education Paraprofessional

Special Education Para-Professional

  • Assigned to the Special Education department
  • Assisted teachers in educating special education
  • Monitored educational progress
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Communications / Sociology
Education

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