Subjects:English,Geography,History,Social Science,Special Education
Laura has been a high school teacher for over 5 years with York Region District School Board. She believes in a teaching philosophy which consists of hope and development, empowering all students to become engaged and caring citizens of the world. She has taught courses in Geography, History, Family Studies and is currently teaching students with learning exceptionalities. As a Special Education Resource Teacher, Laura develops individual education plans for her students and ensures that their needs are being met. She believes in differential instructions and is committed to the advancing achievement and well being of all students. Not every student learns the same and Laura has developed strategies that best works for based on their individualistic needs. In her role, she is responsible to establish a team approach to any situation, communicating with parents, students and other teachers to provide the best learning environment for students.