Shannen graduated from LaSalle College in 2017 from the Special Care Counselling program. That same year she was hired at the English Montreal School board as a Special Education Technician. Shannen’s role consists of working with a multidisciplinary team to apply special education techniques. Shannen’s required to create individual education plan depending on the needs of each individual as well as carrying out crisis interventions. Her role also includes adaptation/modifying curriculum, providing learning assistance and support as well as behavior support. She also has the capability to create customized visual, behavior charts and organizational support to meet the personalized needs of individuals. Shannen has experience with both elementary and high school students and doesn’t have a preference when it comes to specific age groups. . She overall enjoys the daily challenges and different obstacles she could possibly face and always strives to foster growth and have a positive impact on others.