CEF: School of Professional Development

CEF 347: Introduction to Special Education

An overview that will provide core knowledge of special education practices and legislation. Students will refine their knowledge of the values, issues, practices, and policies that guide the field of special education. Students will develop and improve skills in topics of special education, education efficacy, instructional issues, early intervention, transitions, family, and community concerns. As of Fall 2011, this course meets the NYS special education requirement for all pre-service candidates for teacher certification.

3 credits