CBSE 7671X Children and Youth with Special Needs
45 hours; 3 credits
Characteristics of diverse student populations with a focus on English language learners and students with special needs, including the gifted. Clinical practice in the classroom environment regarding assessment, curriculum, management, integrations and positive supports, and interventions for English language learners and students with special needs, including the gifted in general education settings. Review of regulatory compliance. Focus on collaboration with other professionals including co-teaching, consultative and itinerant models. Engagement of family members in collaborative efforts. Clinical experiences (20 hours) in special education and/or inclusive classrooms required.