Credentials and References

Education

  • Doctorate in Education, University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2014
  • Principal’s Certification, University of St. Thomas, 2009
  • Education Diagnostician’s Certification, University of St. Thomas, 1997
  • Master of Science, University of Houston Clear Lake, 1981
  • Bachelor of Science, Stephen F. Austin University, 1978

Experience

Owner and Operator of Kim’s Learning Solutions 2015 to Current Date

  • Provision of Assessments for Students PK-Age 21
    • Assessments include-Cognitive (IQ), Achievement, Dyslexia/Dysgraphia Screening, ADHD Screening, Executive Functions Screening, Curriculum-Based Assessments

Director of Special Education Supports 2012-2015

  • Provision of support services to families, teachers, and individuals
  • Strategic Planning for special education and 504 program
  • Program implementation and monitoring
  • Professional Development for district instructional staff and administrators

Educational Consultant 2009-2012

  • Provided Psychoeducational Assessment for individuals PK-College

District Interventionist 2007-2009

  • Supervised staff and interventionists
  • Coordinated implementation of a Response to Intervention framework for K-4
  • Consulted with secondary schools in the area of informal assessment of students’ needs and interventions

Educational Diagnostician 1997-2007

  • Coordinated district-wide assessment, Individual Education Planning (IEP) and placement of 3-year-old children for special education support
  • Assisted with district-wide training and implementation of Student Study Team on elementary and secondary campuses
  • Conducted full and individual evaluations for students K-12
  • Facilitated Student Study Team and ARD committee meetings

Classroom and Special Education Teacher 1981-1995

  • Planned and implemented instruction across all content areas for students in grades PK-5

Speech Pathologist 1978-1981

References

  • I am happy to provide references upon request.