Daniel Richter 4801 East Fair Ct. Centennial, CO 80121
Eager to bring students into the twenty-first century by using a unique combination of pedagogical and life experience. Engage through a love of teaching and a passion for creating a sense of wonder in students.
• Completed Master’s Degree in Special Education, December 2013 from University of Colorado, Denver.
• Believer in inquiry-based, authentic, problem-oriented learning and teaching of individuals.
• Dedicated to generating a sense of wonder in all students, to promote curiosity and the love of learning through a differentiated teaching approach cognizant of; learning styles, personalities, experiences and abilities through pre-assessment and actively listening to students. Behavioral/constructivist.
Education, Honors, and Certifications
Master’s Degree in Special Education (Endorsed: 2011 with 1 year of field studies while working as a substitute and a volunteer in SPED for Littleton Public Schools & Cherry Creek Schools) (GPA 3.44) University of Colorado at Denver, 2013.
Autism Spectrum Disorders/Asperger’s Syndrome Graduate Level Certificate, (3.57GPA) University of Colorado at Denver, 2012.
Bachelor Degree in English/Secondary licensure (GPA 3.66), special emphasis in teaching literacy to diverse learners, Metropolitan State College of Denver, 2004
Awards: Golden Needle Award, University of Colorado Dean’s award for scholarship,
Sigma Tau Delta association for published writers
Endorsements and Certifications
Secondary Sciences 78 hrs. /English (68hrs. Special Education (30 grad. hrs.), Elementary Education
• Wrote reading and writing curriculum teaching ESL 6-8th graders the subject of Language Arts considering; essential questions, standards, thinking maps, and academic vocabulary. Methodology emphasized visu
I got a B.A. in English and Secondary Ed. at Metro State. I got my science degree from two schools, one in Texas and the other in Aurora
Organizations / Affilations:
I am a member of Sigma Tau Delta which is a club for published writers. I write fiction stories based on my own adventures. INTERNATIONAL DYSLEXIA ASSOCIATION
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