Any child that has a need for guided education whether it is because of a mental or physical disability deserves to have the same chance in life and school as other children. According to the NY Times , special education teachers are needed to facilitate the special needs child into mainstreaming successfully and appropriately. A Bachelor of Science in Special Education typically consists of four semesters of general education courses such as mathematics, English, psychology, and sociology.
A special ed teacher nееdѕ structure аnd organization skills а lot mоre thаt the regular teacher bеcаuse special nеeds students takе time to familiarize аnd bе comfortable with theіr surroundings. This job can be physically grueling, as the teacher will be walking and standing for long periods of time to interact with students.
For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Special Education Teacher are expected to make less than the median. Schools providing education for children with special needs usually use one of the four teaching approaches. Educators who have already studied special education will get the chance to focus their research on specific fields, such as advanced special education techniques or working with students with severe disabilities.
All certified Special Education teachers in the United States must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree and hold a state-issued license or certificate specific to teaching Special Education students. Most special education classes are focused on the major groups of disabilities such as Aspergers Autism, Dyslexia and many other learning disorders.
Children instinctively know when they are loved and a teacher plays a key role in their development. Because of our great relationships with school districts nationwide, Sunbelt has career opportunities across the country for special education teachers. Here are some examples of Successful Materials I have created or adjusted to meet my students individual needs and make him successful in the 3rd grade general education classroom!