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Special Education Teacher

Aiea, Hawaii, 96701, United States
May 31, 2017

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Gaylen Ramolete

**** ***** **. **. *. Spanway, Wa. 98378 206-***-****

Summary of Qualifications: Highly positive and overtly student-focused educational leader with over 25 years of experience in education. Visionary leader possessing a strong commitment to the successful development of students, staff and providing a stimulating, safe and motivating learning environment. Proven track record in collaborating with the school staff and community to maintain excellence in education. Trustworthy professional with strong communication and problem solving skills to create lasting relationships with the school staff and community.

Work Experience

6th &7th Grade Vice Principal Current

Kaimuki Middle School Honolulu, HI

EES Lead, Gifted & Talented Program, Special Education, EA’s, Extramurals/Intramurals,Leadership

Office, Health Room, Asbestos Management, Hazardous Materials, MSDS, MS-4, Clubs, Data Teams,

Formative Instruction, Master Calendar, RTI, PLC

10th Grade Vice Principal July 2015-Sept. 2016

Pearl City High School, Pearl City

Safety and Security, EES, Leadership, Data Teams, RTI, Oversee ELL, English, Social Studies, Fine Arts, World Languages Depts., Formative Instruction.

7th Grade Vice Principal December 2014 to July 2015

Kaimuiki Middle School, Honolulu, HI

Safety and Security, Cafeteria, SAC, Education Assistants, EES

Leadership, Data Teams, Formative Instruction, RTI, CCSS

Vice Principal 2013 to 2014

Aliamanu Elementary School, Honolulu, HI

ART Lead, WASC co chair, EES, Academic Plan, SLO, Instructional Leader

All school operations, drills, inspections, use of facilities, safety & security, traffic

Classified staff, education assistants, custodians, cafeteria, Meal Trackers

Temporary Assigned Principal July 2014

6th grade Vice Principal 2012-2013

Kaimuki Middle School, Honolulu, HI

Budget Planning, ELL, Gifted and Talented, New Teacher Mentorship

Edline, Sustainability, Safety and Security, School Inspections

Professional Learning Community on Common Core State Standards

Teaching Experience

Academic Coach Grades 3-5/ELL Coach K-5, GLC Kindergarten/1st grade Teacher 2008-2012

Kalihi-Waena Elementary, Honolulu, HI

Teacher Kindergarten/1st grade 2005-2008

Kealakehe Elementary, Kona, HI

Substitute Teacher (Pre-K thru Secondary/Special Education) 2003- 2004

Pierce County School District, Tacoma, WA

Kindergarten GLC Teacher 1989-1990

Ewa Beach Elementary, Ewa Beach, HI

3rd-6th grade, 5th/6th combination, ELL and Computer Teacher 1986-1989

Fern Elementary Honolulu, HI

Summer Session Special Education Teacher 1987-1988

Barbara’s Point Elementary, HI

Pearl City Elementary, HI

2nd – 6th grade Reading Teacher 1983-1985

Ewa Beach Elementary, HI

Nanaikapono Elementary, HI

Professional Development /Mentorship Experience

Data Analysis for Continuous School Improvement Phase IX( Victoria Bernhardt) September, November 2015

ART Institute-September 2015

Write Tools-July 2015

Data Team Training-Tremain A. Nelson-July 2015-current

Investigation Training-April 2015

Decision Making & Leadership January 2015

Special Education Training, Central District October 2014

AVID Training June 2014

Charlotte Danielson Certification(Observation,Calibration) April 2013-March 2014

Academic Review Team, Central District 2013-2014

Student Learning Objectives Training-2012-Present

Administrator Certification for Excellence Program 2012-2013

Assessment Literacy and Common Assessments 2012-2013

Developing a School Vision Based on School Data-September 2012

Na Kumu Alaka’I Teacher Leader Academy-2011-2012

New Teacher Center Mentoring Training-2011-2012

Provisional Trainer CLASS Assessments Scoring Systems-October 2011

Sheltered Instruction Secondary, Elementary Levels 1,2-2010-2011

School Turnaround Program-2011

Farrington Complex, AARA Coaching Training- January 2010

Teaching for Understanding-January 2006

Meeting the Needs of All Students-Differentiation Instruction & Assessment I and II –September-December 2005

University of Hawaii West Oahu Teacher Candidate Mentor 2010-2012

School wide mentor at Kalihi-Waena Elementary 2010-2012

Effective Teacher Observation Model-Honolulu District-2010-2011

Teacher Mentor, Farrington High School, Teacher Academy Explorations in Education 2008-2012

Teacher Mentor, Kealakehe Elementary –2007

Education Credentials

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII -Manoa– Honolulu, HI 2011-2013

Professional School Administrator Certification

No. 70498

Initial School Administrator Certificate No. 67959


Bachelor of Educations – Elementary Education, ELL certified 1978

Professional Membership and Community Leadership


Planned and facilitated events and fundraisers


Mock Interview Judge and Mentor


Enacted legislation protecting patients’ rights in hospitals


Developed educational video for the University of Hawaii Medical School

Honors and Awards

Honolulu District Teacher of the Year Nominee 2010

Effective Teacher Model of Classroom Differentiation Strategies

America’s Choice National Pilot Genre 2008

Provided Writing Research for Kindergarten Compendium

Certificate of Appreciation, Teacher Education Programs 2008 Certificate of Appreciation, Differentiating in the Classroom 2008 Global Finalist Award, Public Service Announcement for Breastfeeding 1999 Recognition Merit, Leeward District, Kamehameha Reading Program, Nanaikapono Elementary 1984


Frank Fernandes, Principal at Kaimuki Middle School, 631 18th Ave. Hon., Hi.96816 ph.:808-***-****

Carm A. Minami, Professional Develop. & Educational Research Institute Head Administrator, 345 Puhale Road Bldga. Room 106 Hon., Hi. 96819 ph:808-***-****

Angela Baraquio Grey, Miss America 2001

Val Kamemoto, Retired Principal, Aliamanu Elementary School, ph:808-***-****

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