To obtain a teaching position that offers the opportunity to enhance student learning and provides opportunities for personal and professional growth.
New Jersey Elementary School Teacher K-8 Standard Certificate
New Jersey Teacher of Students with Disabilities
Pennsylvania Early Childhood
Pennsylvania Special Education
Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA
Special Education Certification, GPA 4.0, April 2009
Richard Stockton College, Pomona, New Jersey
Bachelor of Arts Degree, GPA 3.5 May 2002
Major: Teacher Education
Widener University, Chester, PA
Bachelor of Social Work, May 2000
Major: Social Work Minor: Criminal Justice
Downingtown Area School District, Downingtown, PA
Kindergarten Autistic Support Aide, 2010-Present
Assisted in collecting data for individual Behavioral Plans and for student assessments and progress monitoring.
Assisted the teacher in developing modifications to meet each student’s abilities.
Implemented a successful crisis management plan for individual students.
Served as the substitute teacher in the Autistic Support classroom multiple times throughout the course of the year.
Substitute Teacher Service, PA
Substitute Teacher, 2009-2010
Provided the service of substitute teacher, ranging from elementary to special education, throughout various locations in Chester and Delaware Counties.
Upper Deerfield Public School, Seabrook New Jersey
Pre-K Teacher, 2003-2005
Taught cooperatively with the special education teacher.
Differentiated instruction with special need students within a regular classroom setting.
Developed and implemented theme-based units of study.