Classroom Teacher

Hearne Elementary, Alief ISD




Building Meaningful Relationships in Sped

John is a special education teacher in a low functioning autism classroom. He worked two years in PPCD and is now in REACH1. John moved from Niagara Falls, New York to Houston, Texas to teach in Alief ISD in 2016. He attended Niagara University and received both a B.A. and a M.S. in Education as well as wrestled and coached for the university. John is an avid believer in Restorative Practice and specializes in GTKY circles and Two-minute connections with non-verbal students.