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Lily Sanders
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Professional Summary


Seasoned educator with more than 24 years of experience in the education system. Excellent coordinating and communication skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in case manager duties and providing instructional interventions and strategies for students experiencing learning difficulties.

Skills
  • Education and Training
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Learning Strategies
  • Coordination
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Monitoring
  • Time Management
Experience
Educator Aug 2008Present South Texas ISD San Benito, TX

  • Facilitate and organize parent and staff meetings to develop appropriate educational plans for students.
  • Instruct through lectures, discussions, and adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet individual student academic needs.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
  • Guide and counsel students with adjustment or academic problems, or special academic interests.
  • Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
  • Prepare students for later grades by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.
  • Develop, collaborate, and present special services training to district special education teachers
  • Compile and interpret students' test results, along with information from teachers and parents, to diagnose conditions, and to help assess eligibility for special services.
  • Provide consultation to parents, teachers, administrators, and others on topics such as learning styles and behavior modification techniques.
  • Maintain student records, including special education reports, confidential records, records of services provided, and behavioral data.
  • Assess an individual child's needs, limitations, and potential, using observation, review of school records, and consultation with parents and school personnel.
  • Develop individualized educational plans in collaboration with teachers and other staff members.
  • Conduct research to generate new knowledge that can be used to address learning and behavior issues.
Special Education Teacher Aug 2004Jun 2008 Harlingen CISD Harlingen, TX
  • Instruct special needs students in academic subjects, using a variety of techniques, such as phonetics, multisensory learning, or repetition to reinforce learning and meet students' varying needs.
  • Instruct students in daily living skills required for independent maintenance and self-sufficiency, such as hygiene, safety, or food preparation.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children's progress and to determine priorities for their children and their resource needs.
  • Monitor teachers and teacher assistants to ensure that they adhere to inclusive special education program requirements.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to provide guidance in using community resources and to teach skills for dealing with students' impairments.
Educator/Coach Aug 2000Jun 2004 Raymondville ISD Raymondville, TX
  • Modify the general education curriculum for special-needs students, based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Develop and implement strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of handicapping conditions.
  • Monitor the academic eligibility of student athletes.
  • Plan, organize, and conduct practice sessions.
  • Instruct individuals or groups in sports rules, game strategies, and performance principles, such as specific ways of moving the body, hands, or feet, to achieve desired results.
Special Education Teacher/Girl's Coach Aug 1998Jun 2000 Santa Rosa ISD Santa Rosa, TX
  • Modify the general education curriculum for special-needs students, based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Develop and implement strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of handicapping conditions.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
  • Teach personal development skills such as goal setting, independence, and self-advocacy.
  • Serve as organizer, leader, instructor,  for outdoor and indoor games, such as cross country, volleyball, basketball, and track.
Elementary Teacher Dec 1990Aug 1998 Raymondville ISD Raymondville, TX
  • Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
  • Identify children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discuss them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
  • Prepare and implement remedial programs for students requiring extra help.
  • Plan and conduct activities for a  program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers.
  • Involve parent volunteers and older students in children's activities, to facilitate involvement in focused, complex play.
Education
Master of Science : Educational Diagnostician Aug 2013 University of Texas at Brownsville Brownsville, TX UTB Scholastic Award Recipient
Bachelor of Science : Education-Elementary & English Dec 1990 University of Texas at Pan Am Edinburg, TX

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School Attended
University of Texas at Brownsville