Kara Stone, Owner

Kara Stone

Kara Stone

EXPERIENCE

Owner, Easy Sped Tracker
Easy Sped, LLC
May 2014 – Present

Special Education Teacher
Decatur ISD
August 2003 – Present

Honors/Awards: Decatur ISD Teacher of the Year Nominee, Mentor Teacher for TWU

Special Education Teacher
Alvord ISD
August 1998 – May 2003

Honors/Awards: Weatherford College Jack Harvey Fellowship Award

Special Education Teacher
Lewisville ISD
August 1995 – May 1998

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Special Education (Generic PK-12) – Life Texas State Board of Education
  • ESL – English as a Second Language Supplement (PK-12) Texas State Board of Education August 2011-March 2017
  • CPI (Non-Violent Crisis Intervention) Decatur ISD
  • CPI (Non-Voilent Crisis Intervention) Trainer – June 2006-June 2007

HONORS/AWARDS

  • Decatur ISD Teacher of the Year Nominee April 2012
  • Weatherford College Jack Harvey Fellowship Award January 2002
  • Mentor Teacher for TWU October 2014

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education (TCASE) Starting May 2014
  • Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Starting May 2014
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (Women’s Business Council-Southwest) – Certified Member – Starting January 2015
  • Legal Digest
  • TXCEC

SKILLS

Special Education, Content Mastery, Inclusion, Modifications/Accommodations, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, Data Tracking, Reading Intervention, Classroom Management, Student Assessment, Behavior Intervention, Autism, Data Reporting, Education Leadership, Curriculum Development, Learning Disabilities, Literacy, Lesson Planning, Classroom, Teaching, Elementary Education, Curriculum Design, Differentiated Instruction

EDUCATION

University of North Texas
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Business
1982-1987

Lewisville High School
1979-1982