This video explores the reasons why an individual considering careers would choose special education. Rather than listing all the reasons for selecting this dynamic profession, we turn to students and faculty so they can describe, in their own words, "why special education".
The Co-Teaching Model Special Education graduate demonstrates the benefits of collaborative classrooms for special needs children and for teachers.
Special education teacher Faith Vogelsang talks about the challenges and fulfillment she gets out of teaching elementary school children with special needs.
Kathleen Bautista teaches kindergarten through 2nd grade students with special needs at Don Benito elementary school. She is proud of her students as they progress from barely verbal to engaged and capable.
This is a profile of the SCB, or school community based special education program at James Hubert Blake high school in Montgomery County, Maryland. A team of teachers, administrators and specialists come together each day to support and teach these students.