Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Psychology Multiple Subjects Credential Learning Handicap Specialist Credential Resource Teacher Certification Autism Certification
Mr. Kevin Tellefson
Kevin Tellefson has been a special education teacher since 1993. He has worked at a few high schools in the Sacramento vincity before settling into his current teaching position at Oakmont High School. He began teaching as a special day class teacher before transitioning to the role as an RSP teacher. As an SDC teacher, his focus was on developing basic skills in reading, writing, and math, with an additional emphasis on devloping his students' independent living skills. As an RSP teacher, his focus has been on improving his students' basic skills in reading, writing, and math, so they have the opportunity to successfully access the mainstream curriculum. Within the special education department, he has taught Acadmic Lab A, Academic Lab B, and Academic Lab C.
Kevin is married with two boys. During his free time, he enjoys reading, playing golf and basketball, and engaging in leisure activities with his wife and two boys. He has been an avid Kings and Red Sox fan for over 30 years. During his summers, he enjoys his yearly jaunt to Santa Cruz in addition to his primary vacation that changes each year.