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Ch 7: Special and Inclusive Education

About This Chapter

Watch engaging video lessons to learn about the various features of special and inclusive education. These video lessons are short and engaging and make learning easy!

Special and Inclusive Education - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Once only available for students with the most profound challenges, parents and teachers can now seek special services for students who may qualify through a variety of channels. This chapter's instructor will guide your understanding of the laws now in place that ensure well-organized plans for the education of special education students. You'll also learn about currently approved teaching strategies for all cultures and genders. After working your way through this chapter, you should be able to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Explain the concept of individualized education plans
  • Outline the steps necessary to qualify for special education services
  • Explore culturally responsive teaching for classroom educators
  • Address gender-based myths related to education

Video Objective
Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines Explain the reasons for IEPs and the guidelines that control them.
What Are Section 504 Regulations & Accommodations in Public Schools? Discuss the role of Section 504 in public schools.
How Students Qualify for Special Education Services Explore the general guidelines by which students may qualify for special education services.
Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies Address how culturally responsive teaching relates to inclusive education.
What Is Response to Intervention (RTI)? - Tiers & Strategies Explain the various levels of the response to intervention model of teaching.
Improving Gender Equality in Education Discuss gender-based education myths and current efforts to improve education for all.

6 Lessons in Chapter 7: Special and Inclusive Education
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines

1. Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines

The Individualized Education Plan is a critical document for children who receive special education services. In this video, we will take a brief look at the development and function of this important document.

What Are Section 504 Regulations & Accommodations in Public Schools?

2. What Are Section 504 Regulations & Accommodations in Public Schools?

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a critical piece of legislation designed to protect individuals with disabilities. In this video, we will explore the components of Section 504 as well as how it impacts school-aged students.

How Students Qualify for Special Education Services

3. How Students Qualify for Special Education Services

Understanding how students qualify for special education services can seem like an overwhelming task, but it doesn't have to be. In this video, we will break down the basics of special education qualification in the K-12 public school system.

Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies

4. Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies

A person's culture can impact their approach to education and the way they learn. In this lesson, we'll examine culturally responsive teaching, a teaching method that takes into account students' cultures to help them succeed.

What Is Response to Intervention (RTI)? - Tiers & Strategies

5. What Is Response to Intervention (RTI)? - Tiers & Strategies

The Response to Intervention process, or RTI, was designed and implemented in public schools as an attempt at early intervention for students with exceptional educational needs. In this video, we will look at the basics of this process.

Improving Gender Equality in Education

6. Improving Gender Equality in Education

A person's gender can influence the way they experience the educational system. Watch this lesson to find out more about improving gender equality in education, including the impact that Title IX had on gender equality.

Chapter Practice Exam
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