Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs Major

A major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children with special learning needs or disabilities who are in junior high/middle school.

Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities; developing individual education plans; curriculum development, instructional strategies, and classroom management for middle school special education; and principles of middle school instruction in specific subjects.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs (use the College Search feature and enter "middle school” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs?

With a major/degree in this program, you will likely find a career as (but not limited to) a middle school or junior high school special education teacher, special education consultant, special education team leader, or family support specialist.

 

Associations and Professional Organizations in Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

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