Any application received from now through the start of second semester will have a January 21st start date.

High School Special Education Teachers

Jodie Wolff, High School Special Education Teacher

Jodie lives in Watertown, Wisconsin, with her husband and two children. She obtained her bachelor's degree from UW-Whitewater in Communications. After several years in the business industry, Jodie went back to school to obtain her special education teaching license. She is currently in the process of earning her Masters of Education through St. Mary's University of Minnesota. When she's not attending her children's sporting events, she can be found with a book in her hand! After teaching in the brick and mortar environment for several years, Jodie is excited to join the amazing group of educators at WIVA.

Kate Zuleger, High School Special Education Teacher

Kate Zuleger earned her BA in Communications and English from DePaul University. She worked in business in Chicago meanwhile volunteered with students who had special needs in an after school program for four years. She made a career change into special education in joining the New York City Teaching Fellowship in 2009. After teaching elementary special education in Brooklyn, New York, Kate moved back to Wisconsin and worked for Goodwill Industries Vocational Support Services where she gained experience working with high school students and young adults transitioning from school to work. During this time, Kate completed her MSE through UW-Oshkosh studying effective transition practices in North East Wisconsin. She went back to teaching elementary special education in New Orleans before returning to Wisconsin in 2013. Kate joined the WIVA middle school special education team in 2013. This school year, Kate joins the high school where she supports students in social studies and is a case manager for juniors. Kate lives in Neenah with her husband and two golden retrievers.

Shawn Daniels, High School Special Education Teacher

Shawn joined WIVA as a special education teacher in the 2013-14 school year.  He lives outside of Fond du Lac, WI with his wife, children and foster child.  He earned his BS in Computer Science and Information Technologies from UW-Milwaukee.  He is licensed for teaching through CESA 6 for K-12 Cross Categorical Special Education.  His previous experience includes teaching in a specialized alternative school for students with severe behavioral disorders (SEBD).  Before becoming a teacher, he used his education and skill in the service industry installing large computer networks, electronic security, surveillance systems,  fire alarms, fiber optics, and other geeky electrical systems in prisons, schools, hospitals and large office complexes.  In addition to his love for teaching, Shawn fills his time being with his family, performing as a live sound and lighting producer for 2 mid-west traveling rock bands (and plays a little bass and guitar, too) and enjoying being outdoors in nature (fishing, hunting, etc.)