Student Support Center Coordinator and Special Education Teacher
Coyote Spring Elementary School - Humboldt USD (AZ)
Piloting and creating the basic framework for a new model of Special Education classroom in HUSD. Students once in self-contained classrooms were integrated into their General Education classrooms and received their IEP support in the Student Support Center. Supporting students with a variety of special needs including Autism, Intellectual Disability and specific learning disabilities. Accommodating or modifying curricula and assessments as needed. Providing students with specialized instruction based on students' needs and ability levels. Team teaching with General Education teachers to ensure acquisition of necessary skills. Data tracking to help guide instruction. Training and managing a team of seven classroom support staff (educational aides, paraprofessionals).