Resume

EXPERIENCE

TENAFLY, N.J.  SEPTEMBER 2012- MARCH 2013 (left for family care)

Teacher- Resource Room, Special Education

  • Developed and implemented differentiated lesson plans in all subject areas for varying academic levels 
  • Generated IEPs and facilitated IEP meetings and parent-teacher clinics
  • Utilized various multi-sensory techniques to accommodate students with various learning disabilities and sensory integration disorders
  • Incorporated assistive technologies such as the I-Pad and the Smartboard to effectively taught lessons in all subject areas

VALLEY PROGRAM, NORTHERN VALLEY REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

HARRINGTON PARK/NORWOOD, N.J  JUNE 2010- PRESENT

Teacher- Three, maternity leave replacements since June 2010

  • Utilized ABA teaching methods and guidelines for students in various grade levels as well as of varying functioning levels
  • Prepared daily differentiated lessons for math, reading, language arts, social studies, science, life skills, and self-care skills
  • Generated IEPs and facilitated IEP meetings and parent-teacher clinics
  • Implemented Eden curriculum using discrete trial teaching
  • Utilized various multi-sensory techniques to accommodate students with various learning disabilities and sensory integration disorders
  • Incorporated assistive technologies such as the I-Pad and the Smartboard to effectively taught lessons in all subject areas

VALLEY PROGRAM, NORTHERN VALLEY REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

HARRINGTON PARK/ NORWOOD, N.J.  JULY 2008- MAY 2010

TEACHER ASSISTANT- PRIMARY LEVEL

  • Instructed students with Autism in one-on-one and dyad settings
  • Maintained daily behavioral and educational graphs

P.S. 86 KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS SCHOOL

BRONX, N.Y.             SPRING SEMESTER 2008

STUDENT TEACHER- 2ND GRADE SELF CONTAINED CLASSROOM

  • Implemented Harcourt Trophies curriculum
  • Prepared and taught differentiated, small and large group language arts, science, and math lessons using a variety of multi-sensory techniques
  • Utilized effective classroom behavior management systems

DOW’S LANE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

IRVINGTON, N.Y.  SPRING SEMESTER 2007

STUDENT TEACHER- 2ND GRADE GENERAL ED. MAINSTREAMED CLASSROOM

  • Prepared and taught lessons using Smartboard Technology
  • Developed an Author Study on Cynthia Rylant

MAIN STREET SCHOOL

IRVINGTON, N.Y.  FALL SEMESTER 2007

STUDENT TEACHER- 5TH GRADE GENERAL ED. MAINSTREAMED CLASSROOM

  • Prepared and taught with self-developed math, extra support program

CERTIFICATION

New Jersey

  • elementary education certification
  • special education certification
  • pre-k through grade 3 certification

New York

  • elementary education certification
  • special education certification

EDUCATION

Manhattan College, Bronx, NY 

MS, May 2008

Major: Special Education

Manhattan College, Bronx, NY 

BS, May 2007

Major: Elementary Education

Minor: Psychology and English

REFERRALS 

Available upon request