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Course SummaryGet ready for the OAE Special Education exam with this mobile-friendly test preparation course. Inside, you'll find short lessons and quizzes that can help you quickly review all of the special education topics that appear on the exam.
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About This Course
Work through this course at your own pace to get ready for the Ohio Assessments for Educators (OAE) Special Education (043) exam. The course contains short and fun lessons that cover all the special education concepts that you'll need to know for this teacher certification test, including special education services, instructional strategies, collaborative special education approaches and student support. You'll also take plenty of practice quizzes to help you get comfortable answering the types of questions you'll be asked. You can access the course at any time or day or night, which helps you prepare for the exam whenever you have free time.
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Syllabus & Course Information
To ensure that you study the types of special education topics you need to know, we've aligned this course with the concepts that appear on the OAE Special Education (043) assessment. The course's lessons and quizzes help you quickly review and remember the essentials of human development, special education approaches and the roles of special education professionals. When you're finished with the course, you should be equipped to:
- Accommodate students with individual disorders, impairments and disabilities
- Summarize the history of special education, IEPs and special education services
- Recognize assessments for intervention, support and behavior
- Evaluate student assessment methods in special education
- Discuss the importance of accessibility and curriculum planning in special education
- Use effective special education instructional practices
- Explain the benefits of using technology in special education classroom settings
- Teach communication, social and life skills to students who have disabilities
- Describe learning environment management in special education
- Apply special education communication and collaborative approaches
- Evaluate paths of professional growth in special education
In this course, you'll review 116 lessons that are divided into 14 chapters. As you work through each lesson, be sure to take the accompanying self-assessment quizzes to retain essential special education terms and concepts.
OAE Special Education (043) Exam Information
This exam is part of the Ohio Assessments for Educators program for initial teaching licensure. Based on Ohio's New Learning Standards, the OAE Special Education test measures a candidate's pedagogical knowledge in special education.
- Number of Questions: 150
- Question Type: Multiple-choice
- Time Limit: 3 hours
- Exam Cost: $105
OAE Special Education (043) Exam Breakdown
|OAE Special Education Exam Concept||Percent of the OAE Special Education Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Students with disabilities||20%||30||31|
|Assessment and program planning||20%||30||37|
|Learning environments and instructional practices||40%||60||35|
|Foundations and professional practice||20%||30||13|
OAE Special Education (043) Test Preparation & Registration
This course allows you to study for the OAE Special Education exam at any time that fits your schedule. Our short and informative lessons help you quickly move through the course, and each lesson comes with a mini-quiz to help you remember critical information. Take the chapter exams to make sure you fully understand these special education topics. If you have any questions, simply reach out to our instructors online. Lesson transcripts are also available to print for offline study. When you're finished with all of the lessons, try the course's final assessment to make sure you're fully prepared for the OAE Special Education test.
You can complete registration online through the official OAE website. The exam is available year round by appointment. From the website, you'll be able to locate your nearest testing center and pay the exam fee. You must also agree to the OAE's testing policies upon registration.
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