Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs Major

A major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children with special learning needs or disabilities who are in the elementary grades.

Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities; developing individual education plans; curriculum development, instructional strategies, and classroom management for elementary special education; and teaching elementary education subject matter.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs?

With a major/degree in this program, you will likely find a career as (but not limited to) an elementary special education teacher, elementary special education consultant, special education team leader, or family support specialist.

 

Associations and Professional Organizations in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs

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