Special Education Teacher (Female, Age 46) in Midlothian, IL

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Job TitleSpecial Education Teacher
Other Compensation None Set
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LocationMidlothian, IL
Years Experience5 years

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Describe the type of organization you work for.
I work for a public school District which employs around 350 people.

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
My responsibilities include writing and implementing student IEP\’s, creating and enforcing a behavior management plan, keeping data on student goals and objectives, modifying school curriculum to best meet my students needs, working cooperatively with gen ed teachers to mainstream my students in when appropriate, evaluate classroom assistants, scheduling and running all student IEP/annual review meetings.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
12 sick, 3 personal, 2 bereavement, Blue cross/Blue shield health care which includes dental and vision.

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
I feel undercompensated as my job is a lot of work from day to day.

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