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Logan White
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Professional Summary

Seeking a position within a professional business community to capitalize on my skills in an encore profession. Successful and rewarding career in public education started as a teacher of special education (15 years). Retired June 2013 after 13 more successful years as a district-wide administrator of Special Education.
 Completing a successful career in public education requires critical thinking skills to multitask, to use time management and patience,  assess students needs and problem solve, often immediately. Attention to detail and data collection are essential to support students who exhibit significant cognitive challenges and also to engage in district level decisions. A trained mediator, I communicate effectively to build positive relationships while mediating sensitive situations with parents, with general educators, administrators and members of the community. Additional strengths include self-motivation and motivating others as a team member and leader, an accomplished professional development trainer with a positive, strong customer service attitude. This applicant's expertise is utilized beyond the district boundaries, thus being an asset to any organization. 

Skills
  • Keen ability to manage time and multitask 
  • Professionally Trained Interviewer 
  • Strong Organizational Skills with attention to details
  • Active Listener and Professional Trainer/Presenter
  • Customer Service Driven with all stakeholders
  • Socially Perceptive - identify, meet needs of others
  • Logical Thinker - sound judgement for decision making
  • Professionally Trained Mediator
  • Professionally 
  • Strength in troubleshooting and creative problem solving
  • Focused worker with team or independently 
  • Proficient in Technology
  • Quick and active learner
Experience
District Coordinator of Special Education Jul 2000Jun 2013 Clear Creek ISD League City, TX
  • Coordinate District Special Education Services for determination of Student Placement and Staffing for Administrators and Campus Staff
  • Direct Instructional and curriculum services to meet the needs of students receiving Special Education services
  • Supervise Instructional Specialists 
  • Plan, Implement, evaluate and revise instructional programs with teachers, district and campus staff
  • Apply research and data to improve programming
  • Organize and Supervise Summer Services 
  • Implement the policies established by federal and state law, state board of education rule, and local board policy to Facilitate the Special Education process through the Admission, Review and Dismissal committee process
  • Communicate positively and effectively with parents, community, administrators and staff to reach consensus
  • Communicate as the District Liaison with Out-Of-District Placement Locations for specific students
  • Coordinate with Community Organizations regarding opportunities/activities for students with special needs
  • Collect Data to Assess and Allocate Staffing Patterns to improve campus/classroom programming and services
  • Compile, maintain and present reports, records and other documents required
  • Manage Special Education budget and determine approval of Professional Development requests to maintain efficient and effective practices

  • Establish and implement departmental practices and procedures, goals and objectives that adhere to federal and state law, and local board policy
  • Determine staffing requirements, interview, hire and train new employees, or oversee those personnel processes
  • Recommend locations for Special Education Services at new facilities or work with district administrators and the architectural firm hired to remodel or renovate the current facilities
  • Direct and coordinate budget activities to fund 
  • Participate in district level decision making committees 
  • Actively promote and support the efforts of others to achieve the district mission
  • Demonstrate use of professional, appropriate and effective techniques to encourage community and parent involvement
  • Maintain friendly customer service driven interactions with all stakeholders, administrators and co-workers
  • Work cooperatively with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that the goals of the department are met
  • Maintain a positive and professional tone in all communications - verbal/non-verbal and written/email
  • Participate as an effective team member who contributes to department and company goals
  • Demonstrate high level of integrity and ethics
  • Display proficient levels of technology applications
  • Utilize time wisely for efficient and effective management of____
  • Maintain punctuality in daily work times, appointments, conference calls and meeting deadlines
  • Account for accuracy of work through a genuine interest in attention to detail
  • Skilled in multitasking, building positive relationships with stakeholders, navigating the intricacies of sensitive situations to minimize the burden on others by exhibiting patience and sensitivity to the needs of the customer
  • References provided upon request
Teacher - In Home Infants with Special Needs, 4-5th grades, High School Alaska History Aug 1986May 1987 Lower Kuskokwim School District Bethel , AK Lived and worked in rural Alaska, off of the road system (access only by plane, boat or snow mobile in winter months), working with the Native Eskimo population. Taught part time in the classroom with 4th and 5th graders, part time with high school students (Alaska History) and part time as an In Home trainer working with pre-schoolers and infants with special needs. Among other things, this experience taught me to appreciate many conveniences for which we take for granted in our city and suburban lives (among many conveniences not found in remote Eskimo villages - plumbing, grocery stores, safe drinking water, health care) The children and families taught me the differences and similarities between our cultures_____
Teacher of Special Education Aug 1983Jun 1986 Clear Creek ISD League City, TX Hired immediately upon graduation from UT Austin to work in Clear Creek ISD as a Teacher of Special Education. The Self-Contained Classroom was designed for students a with variety of disabilities - Learning Disabilities, Emotional Disturbance, Physical Disabilities, Multiple Disabilities, and Cognitive Impairments.
Board of Directors Volunteer Community Leadership Positions Galveston and Harris Counties, TX Community Passions (Reb Deb, I can't remember the words I used that you said you liked (?)
Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), Galveston County -  ______
Board of Directors, Temple Beth Tikvah, Houston, TX President of Sisterhood and Social Action - _________
Board of Directors, Family Service Center of Galveston County (FSCGC) Galveston, TX - _____
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International - Women Educator's Honor Society, 1st Vice President - ____
City of Clear Lake Shores, Civic Club President - ____
Clear Creek ISD, Landolt Elementary, Established the 1st Student Council on campus
University of Texas at Austin - 'Big Buddy' - ___
Ball High School, Galveston TX - UTMB Pediatrics Candy Striper 
Education
Master of Science : Educational Administration May 2000 University of Houston Clear Lake Houston, TX
Bachelor of Science : Education with a Special Education Endorsement May 1983 University of Texas Autsin, TX
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Previous Companies:

  • Clear Creek ISD
  • Lower Kuskokwim School District
  • Volunteer Community Leadership Positions

Previous Job Positions:

  • District Coordinator of Special Education
  • Teacher In Home Infants with Special Needs
  • 4 5th grades
  • High School Alaska History
  • Teacher of Special Education

Schools:

  • University of Houston Clear Lake
  • University of Texas

Level of Education:

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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