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Special Education Teacher Assistants help staff working with special education students. Duties of a Special Education Teacher Assistant include supporting students with tasks such as eating or using the bathroom, monitoring student progress, identifying student needs, developing lesson plans, keeping the classroom clean and organized, and providing visual aids for various lessons. Successful resume samples for this position highlight communication and interpersonal skills, physical strength and resilience, education experience, the ability to motivate students, and computer literacy. Minimal education requirements seen on Special Education Teacher Assistant resumes include a high school or general education diploma.

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Special Education Teacher Assistant

Provided instructional assistance to students in grades 1-8 receiving special education services

  • Modified and presented lessons to meet individual student needs
  • Collaborated with teachers to address student disabilities and accommodations
  • Provided specialized instruction to students with Autism and a variety of learning disabilities
  • Planned and implemented social skills groups for students
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies
BS
Audiology And Speech-language Sciences
2

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Provide support to classroom teacher in large, small or individual groups to support student success for grade level curriculum and to apply modifications according to classroom needs.

  • Created, executed and applied lessons plan according to classroom and district standards.
  • Supervise and manage students during school activities, recess, school assemblies, and field trips.
  • Maintained and implemented strategies that supported a safe and nurturing environment
  • Implemented lessons according to prior planning of grade levels and district lessons according to modification made for students with special needs
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Studies
BBA
Business Administration
MA
Applied Behavior Analysis
3

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Assisted teachers in various classroom settings and led small groups of students in the area of math and reading.

  • Conducted observations and provided data and informational input.
  • Created anecdotal records, analyzed data for area assessments and participated in IEP meetings.
  • Provided direct assistance to administrators and performed general office duties.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Arts
MA
Education
4

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Observe and monitor special education students in general education pre kindergarten classroom.

  • Administer testing and data collection for special education students in order to assess their improvements.
  • Planned and implemented two units for pre kindergarten classroom as approved internship for Texas State University.
  • Assist in planning and implementation of lesson plans for PALS and Language Groups with the Speech Therapist's guidance.
  • Assist in monitoring and guiding students in PALS and Language Groups.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Fashion Merchandising
MA
Special Education
5

Cross Categorical Special Education Teacher Assistant

Assist teacher in implementing behavior plans designed by resource teachers and/or mental health specialist

  • Assume the teacher's role in the absence of the teacher and supervised the trained volunteer/substitute who will act as the teacher assistant during that time
  • Meet the educational, emotional, social, health, nutritional and psychological needs of children
  • Deep understanding on children's need for social, physical, and intellectual growth
  • Improved language development, social skills, and cognitive skills
  • High level of patience, with immense love and compassion for children
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AAS
Criminal Justice
BA
Pursuit
6

Special Education Teacher Assistant

  • Teamed up with teacher in self-contained classroom background.
  • Helped in the classroom organization, developed lesson, and evaluated progress of the student.
  • Helped students to progress their Math, English, and Social Studies using various methods.
  • Used various advanced equipment to develop teaching skills.
  • Provided instructional and clerical support for classroom teachers.
  • Analyzed student's study habits and assisted students in developing improved methods of and habits of study.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Business Administration
7

Special Education Teacher Assistant

  • Assisted an elementary student classified with Asperger’s Syndrome and a high school level student classified as emotionally handicapped.
  • Worked collaboratively with directors of Special Education Department, school psychologists and parents to develop and implement IEP goals specific to individual student.
  • Helped to deliver accommodations and modifications that supported progression in school work and helped curriculum teachers develop more effective teaching methods for students.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
MA
Master of Arts
History
8

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Acted as a tutor for regular education students

  • Assisted special education teachers, teaching math and language arts
  • Helped integrate special education students into the classroom
  • Maintained and tested student's word recognition using running records
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Studio Art
MA
Elementary Education
9

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Assisted teacher with instruction and evaluation.

  • Monitored student's behavior and help maintain discipline in the class room.
  • Managed disciplinary consequences and documented incidents.
  • Maintained student's records, managed incident reports and graded student's work.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
10

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Assist classroom teacher in performing specialized tasks to achieve and enhance instructional and behavioral performance

  • Work with individuals, small groups, or large groups as assigned teacher
  • Assist with behavior modification as assigned by teacher
  • Monitor students during assigned periods within a variety of school environments
  • Help maintaining a safe and positive learning environment for students
  • Provide programmed practice activities and repetitions as developed by teacher, therapist or pathologist.
  • Maintain various records and files.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Health And Exercise Science

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