The modules in this section focus on developing strong relationships with other adults- general educators, paraprofessionals, and co-teachers.
Co-Teaching and Collaboration
Co-teaching and collaboration are critical for student success. Find out about types of co-teaching models and how to be an effective co-teacher.
Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in Special Education
Culturally Relevant Pedagogy is a student-centered approach to teaching in which the students' cultural strengths are identified and celebrated. This module will ground participants in the importance of CRP and how it can be implemented in the classroom.
Special Education for the General Educator
This module will deliver knowledge of the special education system, how to accommodate a variety of learners, and information on the general educator’s role in the system.
Case Manager Responsibilities
This module will detail the responsibilities of special education teachers as case managers, address timing, tasks, and problem solving situations, including out-of-compliance IEPs.
Working with Paraprofessionals
This module will guide you as you build a relationship with the paraprofessional in your setting. Topics will include relationship building, understanding the role, and planning meaningful work.