SPED 380 Curriculum Considerations and Teaching Strategies

This course will address methods, materials, strategies, resources, technology, assessments, and adaptations for children with mild to moderate educational needs in grades K-12. Topics include effects of disabilities on content learning, development and evaluation of age appropriate instructional objectives, development of IEP objectives, evaluation of instruction, and strategies for teaching skills in all content areas including language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science. Field-based practice is included. This course is part of the methods field experience (junior level) and should be scheduled with EDUC 302, EDUC 326, SPED 337, and SPED 462.