EDU 254 Teaching Basic Academic Skills to Exceptional Children

Develops competencies required to teach readiness and basic skills to children with special needs in private or public school settings. Includes the preparation of lesson plans, instructional units, and individualized Education Programs (IEP’s). Includes child abuse recognition and intervention training. Emphasizes exceptionalities for students 2-21 under Public Law 94-141. Familiarizes students with the indicators of effective teaching. Lecture3 hours per week. Generally offered summer.