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Elizabeth Crews

Summary

Dedicated general and special education teacher, social worker, case manager and mental health clinician, highly skilled in utilizing a strengths-based approach in empowering clients, students and their families with best-practices educational and counseling interventions.

Overview

15
15
years of professional experience

Work History

Special Ed Teacher/Intervention Services/Substitute Teacher

Oxnard Unified School Dist.
Oxnard , CA
2013.12 - 2017.06
  • Created and managed IEPs to define student learning objectives and educational strategies, in addition to applying instructional knowledge and methods to support goals.
  • Cultivated connections and strong student rapport to foster classroom engagement, in addition to recording student progress to inform parents and school administration.
  • Modified general education curriculum for special-needs students using various instructional techniques and technologies.
  • Personalized instruction based on needs, interests and capabilities of individual students.
  • Provided specialized academic instruction for English Language Learners, (ELL), in-class, in small groups and individually.
  • Developed and taught ESL curriculum to improve students' conversational abilities.
  • Taught students across multiple classifications and degrees of special needs.
  • Taught multiple subjects to students with intellectual or emotional disabilities.
  • Led activities that developed students' physical, emotional and social growth.

Education

Special Education Teaching Credential

Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA

Multiple-Subject Teaching Credential

Chapman University
Orange, CA

Master of Social Work - Social Work

New York University
New York, NY

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

New York University
New York, NY

Skills

  • Cognitive Behavior Practices
  • Educational Strategies
  • Individual Education Plans IEPs
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Collaborative Environments
  • Disability Adaptation
  • Cultural Sensitivity

Timeline

Special Ed Teacher/Intervention Services/Substitute Teacher

Oxnard Unified School Dist.
2013.12 - 2017.06

Special Education Teaching Credential

Azusa Pacific University

Multiple-Subject Teaching Credential

Chapman University

Master of Social Work - Social Work

New York University

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

New York University
Elizabeth Crews