ESE 522: Teaching Exceptional Children
Meeting dates clarified (meets bi-weekly, not weekly)
Synonym:63940 (for web registration)
Meeting Schedule:Thu 9/3 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 9/17 (5:00PM-7:50PM)
Thu 10/1 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 10/15 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 10/29 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 11/5 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 11/19 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 12/3 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Thu 12/10 (5:00PM-7:59PM)
Competency Areas: Cert – Required; EE – EE Methods Required alternate; EAO, CB, IND & RMC – Elective
Restricted to ES Certification students from July 15 – August 13; open to all ES students on August 14.
Adolescent children and those with special needs present the classroom teacher with a wide variety of challenges in terms of management, motivation, and relationships. This course is designed to familiarize the student with special educational needs of adolescents who have a range of cognitive, physical or emotionally handicapping conditions. Related topics that will be covered include: Special Education (legal) requirements within school systems; developmental issues; the Individual Education Plan (IEP); curriculum adaptations; and issues in mainstreaming and normalization.