Special Education Teacher, August 1997 - Current Bastrop ISD, Bastrop, TX, United States Coached Varsity Basketball, Volleyball and Track Planned course content and methodology. Prepared drafts of material to be covered and proposals for approval. Selected the teaching material from audiovisual equipment to help students to internalize new knowledge. Evaluated student progress through periodical tests. Taught different subjects such as Physical Education (9-12), Girl's Athletics (912), Special Education resource/inclusion (Inclusion/Content Mastery 9-12, K-4), Health/Personal Fitness (9th grade), Class within a Class first grade, and General Education first grade and Response to Intervention (K-4) . Adjusted course content and difficulty to different ages and interests of students. Designed and provided guidance sessions at campus and district levels regarding RTI and supplements purchased for whole campus usage Detected students needs through different techniques such as analyzable tools, interviews with both classroom teachers and individual students as well as the use of computer guidance packages for targeted skill assessment and skill development Communicated to children simple objectives for all lessons, units and activities. Met parents to inform and clear up students' conduct and academic matters.
Mina Elementary, 2001 - current Bastrop, Texas, United States Special Education / General Education, BA at Southwest Texas State University, M. of ED at Concordia University Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science with a minor in Special Education