Today, teaching is a highly noble profession in United States and attaining a degree in special education facilitates you enhance your teaching career. While a pre-entry postgraduate qualification is not required to work in SEN, the Combined Post Graduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs is a one-year, part-time postgraduate programme of training in inclusive special needs education for teachers working in special schools, special classes, or as resource and learning support teachers in mainstream primary and post-primary schools and other educational services.
That’s something she can do too — but we haven’t yet heard what her plans are after graduation,” reads an open letter to the writers of Glee” from the campaign’s organizers at Think College, a national clearinghouse on college options for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities that’s housed at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
I am not sure at all what this person’s job is, but she spent an unnecessary amount of time going over my resource students’ SAGE test results, and showing me that while they did better than average in some areas in our district (compared to other sped students), they did lower than average in other areas, and compared to students not in resource.
As examples, making a child with low vision sit near the teacher or blackboard, giving continuous teaching assistance to a student who requires adult support because of changing behaviors in an ordinary classroom or providing with a program which will predict what a student will likely type next in order to minimize typing effort, falls under this concept category.
As part of your statement please consider the following: the possible tasks/roles of a special education teacher are multiple and include inclusion specialist, team teacher with general educators, specialized instruction for exceptional students, advocate for exceptional students, response to intervention (RTI) coordinator, case manager or provider of staff development.