Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments Major

A major/degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments is a program that focuses on the design of educational services for children or adults with orthopedic and other health impairments which adversely affect their educational performance and that may prepare individuals to teach such students.

Includes instruction in identifying physically disabled students, developing individual education plans, teaching, and supervising students with orthopedic and other health impairments, counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments (use the College Search feature and enter "orthopedic" 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 with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments?

With a major/degree in this program, you will likely find a career as a special education teacher and work as part of a team to assess and address the learning needs of those individuals with orthopedic and physical health limitations.

 

Associations and Professional Organizations in Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments

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.

Publications/Magazines in Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments