Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed Major

A major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed is a program that focuses on the design of educational services for children or adults who exhibit slow social, physical, cognitive, or emotional growth patterns related to age, or a combination of such factors that affect learning, and that prepares individuals to teach such students.

Includes instruction in identification of developmental delay patterns, developing individual education plans, teaching, and supervising developmentally delayed students, counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed (use the College Search feature and enter "developmentally delayed” 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 Who are Developmentally Delayed?

With a major/degree in this program, you will likely find a career as (but not limited to) a special education teacher for preschool, elementary, middle or high school.

 

Associations and Professional Organizations in Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed

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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