Maggie Rouman, M.A.

Professional Status

Consultant
Open to opportunities

Experience

Learning Specialist/Consultant

Excel Educational Services
January 1993 to 2015
Responsibilities completed
  • Increased student achievement by differentiating instruction and providing remediation for K-12 twice exceptional students and those diagnosed with specific learning or attention difficulties.
  • Implemented specialized, multi-sensory techniques, neurocognitive technologies and instructional technologies.
  • Designed curriculum for and taught annual summer "Digital Reading Camp" hybrid courses for 6-12 year old students. (2008-2014)
  • Instructed students from the primary to university level in study skills and all subject areas, such as math, reading and writing.
  • Applied adult learning theories to design and facilitate annual professional development workshops and instruction for administration, teaching staff and parents.
  • Collaborated with directors and administrators to design and develop institutional protocols and guidelines.
  • Created and designed rubrics and graphic organizers for school-wide use.
  • Advocated for students and their parents by helping them navigate the Chicago Public Schools Special Education System.
  • Administered and interpreted diagnostic evaluations as well as formative and summative assessments.
  • Communicated effectively both verbally and in writing through progress reports, emails and memos.
  • Managed, designed, and implemented individual learning plans for a caseload of thirty-five learning disabled students at Near North Montessori School annually.
  • Mentored students by guiding them towards resources that help them achieve their educational goals.
  • Maintained and retained 98% of clients by building rapport through consistent feedback and communication.
  • Consistently met deadlines.