Teaching Diverse Learners

EDU 135
Description: Course provides students with an understanding of children and youth with disabilities and other special needs. Students learn about the community services, educational programs, and services designed to help children with special needs reach their maximum potential. Emphasis is on the characteristics of various disabilities, their effect on children and their families, strategies for effective intervention, and special needs and strategies that promote the acceptance of diversity in the classroom. Best practices for inclusion including curriculum adaptations and accommodations, and effective strategies for collaboration among professionals will be discussed. (Spring only)

Prerequisite: EDU-105 or EDU-115
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Spring
EDU 135-51 T 5:30-8:15PM 01/12/15 - 05/01/15 Nugent 12 Register
EDU 135-52 T 5:30-8:15PM 01/12/15 - 05/01/15 Krasnow 14 Register