Special education teachers act as lifelines for students with challenges. As more children are diagnosed with special needs, educators like you need to stay current on new research and techniques for teaching them effectively. Reading about new developments should become a regular part of your professional practice.
The criteria for an autism diagnosis have changed over the years and continue to evolve as medical experts gain an ever-greater understanding of autism.Read More
Picture a world in which children with special needs are denied basic rights: the ability to go to school, to learn to read and write, to be able to go to college and make a decent living.Read More
Teachers play a critical role in the development of children. An excellent teacher can serve as an inspirational and encouraging role model for a child long after the classroom year is over.Read More
Finding effective strategies and resources is imperative in helping students with special needs excel. Since many aspects of the field are continually changing, teaching professionals should consider obtaining an advanced special education degree, focused on research-based strategies for...Read More
When teaching students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a number of different approaches can be employed that have been proven to yield positive results, and while it must always be remembered that every student and his or her needs are unique, there's no need to reinvent the wheel...Read More
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