Tanya D. Hughes
5203 Vista Fairway San Antonio, TX 78244
Phone: 210-860-1062 or 210-662-7178
University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (1999)
Teacher Certification EC-4 Generalist (2005)
American Intercontinental University (Online)
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Master of Education Curriculum and Instruction
Northeast Independent School District (Camelot Elementary)
October 2013 to June 2014
I teach kindergarten students in all subject areas. My responsibilities include creating lesson plans, small group instruction, whole class instruction, after school tutoring, and working on committees within the school to help plan events.
Case Manager/Licensing Specialist
Benchmark Family Services
October 2012 to September 2013
Licensing specialist-My responsibilities were to recruit new foster parents and guide them through the process of becoming licensed to foster. I ensured that foster parents homes are safe and that foster parents provide the needed documents and receive the needed trainings to remain in compliance with the minimum standards. I also wrote home studies and addendums, and provided training to foster parents and staff members and maintain case files in the office and electronically.
Case manager-I monitored foster families and children. My responsibilities were to conduct monthly visits and help to provide resources for foster families and children. I documented home visits, created service plans, attended CPS staffings and hearings, coordinated with CPS staff regarding children’s placements and treatment services. I also provided training to foster parents in CPR/First Aid, Blood Borne Pathogens, Child Development, and Pride.
Child Placement Case Manager
Simply Love All People
March 2012 to September 2012
I monitored foster families. I conducted monthly visits and helped provide resources and training for families and children. I also maintained documentation, created service plans, maintained case files, and coordinated with Child Protective Services staff regarding children’s placements and care.
Texas Department for Family and Protective Services
August 2007 to January 2012
I investigated allegations of abuse and neglect of children. My responsibilities were to conduct home visits and interviews, document and maintain case files, write affidavits for court regarding removal of children or court ordered services for parents. I worked with law enforcement regarding serious abuse and neglect cases. I also mentored and trained new employees.
Richmond City Public Schools (Maymont Elementary)
August 2006 to August 2007
My responsibilities were to teach third grade students, create lesson plans, administer assessments, conduct conferences, and attend meetings and workshops.
Petersburg City Public Schools (A.P. Hill Elementary)
August 2005 to August 2006
I taught first grade students. My responsibilities were to create lesson plans, administer assessments, conduct conferences, plan field trips and attend meetings and workshops. I also attended ARD meeting for special needs students in my class.
Seguin Independent School District (Koennecke Elementary)
August 2003 to August 2005
I taught second grade students Reading, Language Arts, and Social Studies. I created lesson plans, administered assessments, conducted conferences, planned field trips and attended meetings and workshops.
Jubilee Academic Center
August 2001-August 2003
My responsibilities were to each kindergarten student in all subject areas, create lesson plans, administer assessments, conduct conferences with parents, plan field trips and attend meetings and workshops. I also tutored students that were struggling after school.
School of Excellence in Education
November 2000-August 2001
I taught kindergarten students in all subject areas. I created lesson plans, administered assessments, conducted conferences, planned field trips and attended meetings and workshops.