I have been teaching students with disabilities for 32 years in Orange County and San Diego County. I love working with all ages in helping them become confident learners. Although my experience has been with students with moderate to severe needs, I enjoy teaching Common Core skills to elementary age students with/without disablities. I have been individualize get educational needs for over 30 years and am able to see where specific needs are. I want to teach an individual skills necessa... [more]
I have been teaching elementary levels of phonics to special education students for 32 years. I have a multiple subject credential and have attended workshops I reading, vocabulary and phonics. I do not adhere to any one program but rather individualize a program to meet individual needs.
I have witnessed the evolution of educational strategies for the past 32 years. I have both a multiple subject and special educational credential. In the past 3-5 years I have participated in staff development workshops preparing the district for transition to Common Core. I have attended several workshops on teaching Common Core to special education students.