Special Education Teachers: Roles & Responsibilities


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Which of the following is NOT true of all special education teachers:

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1. Key skills for special needs teachers include which of the following?

2. Which of the following is NOT correct in regards to the role of a special education teacher and the IEP:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Gauge your knowledge of vocabulary terms related to special education by using the quiz/worksheet combo. You'll need to know about laws related to special education and educational plans for special needs students in order to pass the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can gauge your knowledge of:

  • What an impairment of physical or mental functioning is
  • Name for a change in the teaching level or method in special education
  • An educational plan for special needs students based on unique needs
  • The 1975 law mandating a free and appropriated education for special needs students
  • Devices or methods used to meet the needs of those with disabilities

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about devices designed to meet the needs of those with a disability
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on special education teaching
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the name for a change in the level or method of instruction in special education and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Get more familiar with these special education topics by using the lesson, Special Education Teachers: Roles & Responsibilities. Objectives you can cover include:

  • Know the educational and licensing requirements for special education teachers
  • Analyze roles of a special education teacher
  • See what special education students need