Curriculum and Instruction: Severe Disabilities
Assessment for curriculum planning
The necessity of assessment for curriculum planning.
Historical foundations and current issues
Historical foundations, classic studies, major contributors, major legislation, and current issues related to knowledge and practice of curriculum & instruction in special education.
Effective Teaching principles
Effective Teaching principles.
Positive classroom management
Positive classroom management.
Teaching field as a professional setting
Teaching field as a professional setting.
Various teaching methods used in teaching students with severe disabilities.
Research-supported methods for instruction
Use research-supported methods for academic instruction of individuals with severe disabilities.
Reasearch-supported methods for non-academic instruction
Use research-supported methods for non-academic instruction of individuals with severe disabilities.
Appropriate adaptations and technology
Use appropriate adaptations and technology for all individuals with disabilities and from diverse backgrounds.
Create lesson plans derived from assessments.