Published: March 29, 2017 |
Author: Michelle Wirth
| Category: Charter School Jobs
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Confer with parents, K-8 special education coordinator, testing specialists, social workers, and teachers to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students’ educational, physical, and social development and prepare IEPs in accordance with state, federal, and any other applicable guidelines, regulations, and/or laws.
Collate and maintain accurate and complete student records, including preparing and delivering progress reports and report cards; creating and maintaining a weekly schedule that meets the hours of student support on your caseload; maintaining student work samples; and meeting with parents, guardians, and teachers to discuss these records.
Collect behavioral data through conducting functional behavior analysis, classroom observations, and behavioral data collection; create, manage, and collate data on daily behavior plans; and teach socially acceptable behavior, employing techniques such as behavior modification strategies, teaching social skills, and positive reinforcement.
Plan and conduct educational activities in a constructivist environment (inclusion and pull-out) for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate and employ highly skilled special educational instructional strategies and techniques to improve academic achievement and the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory
Modify the general education curriculum for student with disabilities, based upon a variety of instructional techniques and assistive technologies, such as computers, audiovisual aids, and other equipment and materials to supplement student learning
Administer informal and formal assessments providing students with individual testing accommodations
Work and support students with sensory impairments and consult with teachers regarding meeting students needs within the regular education classroom
Engage in continuous professional development and shared learning with other professional staff