Erika Kelly

Special Education Teacher

Skills

*Strong Classroom Management

*Building positive relationships with students

*Effective collaboration with parents, coworkers, and students

*Actively seeks out research-based strategies to help students

Teaching Experience

Work History

Middle School Special Education Teacher

2014 - Present
Fulton County #3 Cuba, IL

*Managed caseload, held IEP meetings, planned and taught both resource classes and team taught classes

*Communicated with parents, teachers, and support staff

High School Special Education Teacher

2011 - 2014
Amboy School District #272

*Managed caseload, held IEP meetings, planned and taught resource classes in the areas of English, Speech, and Social Studies

*Teacher Leader for ELA Common Core Implementation, Member of Clippers Set Sail (Freshmen Transition Team)

Middle School Special Education Teacher

2010 - 2011
Avon Middle School Avon, IL

*Team Taught Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies

*Managed student behaviors, progressed monitored students, and attended IEP meetings

High School Special Education Teacher

2009 - 2010
Elmwood High School

*Managed caseload, held IEP meetings, planned and taught Study Skills classes

Education

Education

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
Aurora University-Aurora, IL

Graduate Classes- Reading Specialist

Bachelors of Arts-Special Education Teacher

Aug 2005 - May 2009
Western Illinois University-Macomb, IL

Endorsements: Middle School Language Arts, Middle School Social Science

Aug 2003 - May 2005
Spoon River Community College- Canton, IL

General Courses to earn credits to transfer

Student Teaching Experience

Certifications

Lewistown High School

Jan 2009 - Mar 2009
9-12 Special Education- Tara Keets

Lewistown Central School

Mar 2009 - May 2009
5-6 Special Education- Lisa Bateman