SPED6080-A Special Learning Needs    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details
Students registering for this course must also register for SPED0608. Students registereing for this course must also register for section "A" of SPED0608.

Session, Dates: 3 (08/25/2014 - 10/16/2014)

Days: W

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Patrick Henry 118

Seats Available: 19 Seats

Credits: 3

Co-Requisite courses must match session/section/location

Course Description

This course is designed to provide the aspiring teacher with the skills and knowledge to effectively coordinate the classroom learning environment to address the diverse learning needs of all students in the general education classroom setting. Characteristics of students with special needs, modifications in teaching methods, and classroom management techniques for academic, social, emotional, and cognitive differences will be addressed. Students will utilize various assessment techniques, design activities with accommodations to meet students' special needs, and will become familiar with many different augmentative technological devices available for use in the classroom setting. Federal legislation, team collaboration, special support services, and IEPs will be addressed.

Co-requisite: SPED0608

About The Instructor

Vicki J. Donne, D.Ed.

Associate Professor of Education

Coordinator, Masters in Special Education

412-397-5465 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 445