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Special Educators instruct students with learning difficulties or physical disabilities. Common work responsibilities listed on a Special Educator resume sample are developing lesson plans, preparing learning resources, advising guardians and parents, adapting curricula to student abilities, and monitoring academic performance. Those interested in a Special Educator position should emphasize in their resumes qualifications such as teaching aptitudes, patience, a caring personality, supervision skills and communication. Most Special Educators hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in special education.

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Case Manager and Special Educator

  • Successful in grant writing gaining funds to provide technology in the classroom environment.
  • Developed and implemented a curriculum incorporating electronic readers into the classroom setting improving reading scores by 100%.
  • Incorporated Interactive SmartBoards and InterWrite technology into the classroom setting providing differentiated instruction with a 100% special education pass rate and a 92% overall classroom pass rate.
  • Taught students who are Learning Disabled, Emotionally Disturbed, Other Health Impaired, Hearing Impaired and Speech Impaired as well as students with Asperger's Syndrome and Autism.
  • Presented and demonstrated team teaching models and lesson plans for Capital School District providing exemplary examples for the classroom.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Teaching
EdD
Educational Leadership And Technology
2

Tacoma Learning Center Early Childhood Special Educator - Birth to 3 Services

Managed caseload ranging from 20 to 30 children with special needs with 20 home visits per week.

  • Arranged and participated in Individualized Family Service Plans, annual and six month reviews.
  • Created outcomes focused on the family's priorities, concerns and resources.
  • Collaborated with speech and language pathologists, occupational therapists and infant mental health counselors to better serve assigned children and family.
  • Coordinated visits and maintained consistent communication with each family served through e-mail, phone and resources such as educational text and materials.
  • Provided strategies, tips and education to parents and caregivers to encourage confidence and support.
  • Utilized Spanish and Russian interpreters to engage both family and child.
  • Evaluated and provided assessment reports to determine if children qualify for services.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communications
BA
Communications
Early Childhood Special Education Teaching
3

Inclusive Special Educator - Resident Teacher

Push-in consult in Government and English Language Arts for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade, incorporating assistive technology, creating modifications, and classroom accommodations

  • Collaborated on lesson planning with ELA educators to differentiate lessons and assessments based on student needs
  • Provided one on one student consult in 12thgrade ELA class with daily modifications
  • Wrote IEP quarterlies on IEP Direct and attended all service-related meetings for assigned caseload students
  • Created, implemented, and led instructional lesson plans for prioritized curriculum ELA classes with targeted focus on students' reading and writing goals, including differentiation for English Language Learners
  • Monitored student progress and continually updated student academic progress via E-School, E-School Plus, and Teacher Access Center
  • Attended Smart Board training sessions and participated all available professional development opportunities
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Legal Studies Achievements
4

Tacoma Learning Center Early Childhood Special Educator - Birth to 3 Services

Managed caseload ranging from 20 to 30 children with special needs with 20 home visits per week.

  • Arranged and participated in Individualized Family Service Plans, annual and six month reviews.
  • Created outcomes focused on the family's priorities, concerns and resources.
  • Collaborated with speech and language pathologists, occupational therapists and infant mental health counselors to better serve assigned children and family.
  • Coordinated visits and maintained consistent communication with each family served through e-mail, phone and resources such as educational text and materials.
  • Provided strategies, tips and education to parents and caregivers to encourage confidence and support.
  • Utilized Spanish and Russian interpreters to engage both family and child.
  • Evaluated and provided assessment reports to determine if children qualify for services.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communications
BA
Communications
MA
Special Education
5

Special Educator

Supervised and developed age-appropriate study skill strategies that addressed IEP goals

  • Served as Case Manager responsible for quarterly reports and annual reviews on IEPdirect.com
  • Prepared reports and maintained logs; Conferred with supervisor regarding students' progress
  • Handled ongoing educational and developmental assessments
  • Assigned students 1:1 and small group for Elementary (Summer School), Middle and High School either in Learning Center and/or "push-in"
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Speech Pathology
MA
Special Education And Elementary Education
6

Special Educator, 7th & 8th Grade, Self-contained

Differentiated instruction to support students of varying skills set in reading, writing, basic and Middle School math, Pre-Algebra, Physical Science, Life Science, U.S. History, U.S. Government.

  • Administered standardized testing, Woodcock-John III and informal reading assessments.
  • Collaborated with co-teacher, in- and out- of school specialists, and director of the program.
  • Created IEPs and participated in team meetings.
  • Taught a class on executive functioning skills and tutoring.
  • Trained staff and implemented school-wide organizational system for students, grades 7-12.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Elementary Education
MA
Master of Arts
7

Special Educator

Managed and taught mathematics to students with emotional and cognitive disabilities, enforced policies and procedures to maintain order among students in an environment conducive to learning

  • Differentiated lesson plans to meet the diverse needs of students at dissimilar developmental levels
  • Assisted IEP coordinator with preparing tests for students with special needs in accordance with their IEP goals and objectives; federal and state laws and policies
  • Evaluated and assessed students achievement using a variety of assessment tools
  • Maintained accurate and complete student records, and prepared reports on children and activities, as required by law, district policies, and administrative regulations
  • Participated in various workshops and conferences for self-development
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
8

Second Grade Teacher, Special Educator and Department Chairperson

Responsible for creating, implementing and reinforcing educational programs for elementary and middle school students.

  • Developed meaningful, experiential lessons based on data, the Core Curriculum and C-MAPP to appeal to various learning styles and abilities.
  • Used technology to enhance lessons and promote creativity.
  • Used assessment data to drive instruction, remediation and enrichment for students.
  • Motivated and encouraged students, parents and co-workers to strive for their highest potential with quality and consistency.
  • Mentored beginning teachers and supervised student teachers so they could be effective and successful in their new career.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
20
years
at this job
BS
Special Education
MS
Elementary Education
9

Special Educator

Developed individual educational plans (IEP) designed to promote
educational, physical and social development.

  • Established and communicated clear objectives for all lessons, units and projects to both students and parents.
  • Taught a behavioral disordered class room [BD] to 8 -10
  • Encouraged students to be understanding of others. students.
  • Conducted small group and individual classroom activities with students
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Special Education
Psychology
10

Special Educator

Aligned all programs and practices with IDEA and school curriculum

  • Developed programs aligned with the school's improvement plan to boost staff morale and student achievement
  • Provided and implemented lessons for students with disabilities
  • Attended all meetings as scheduled
  • Provided indirect and direct services to students as needed
  • Served as a team member for annual IEP meetings
  • Performed other duties necessary for the development of student achievement
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business Administration
Special Education
Education Leadership

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