Intro to Working with Students with Disabilities

This seminar is required for candidates in endorsement areas other than SPED.

This seminar will focus on the fundamental knowledge and skills required for all teachers to recognize and support students with disabilities and other learning challenges. Focus will be on understanding the impact disabilities have on student learning and the ways special education professionals provide support and developmental encouragement. The seminar will explore specially designed instruction in general education settings, as well as supports, instructional approaches, collaboration with other professionals, and processes related to classification and documentation for supportive education.