Ch 13: Special Education in Texas

About This Chapter

Special education teachers in Texas should be aware of the state's laws regarding professional certification and the education of special needs students. Use these short lessons to find out what the legal requirements regarding special education look like in Texas.

Special Education in Texas- Chapter Summary

Through this chapter's useful text lessons, you will learn how special education is carried out in Texas. These short lessons will also teach you Texas' laws and certifications that affect special education. In addition, you will learn about what Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) and how they are used.

In addition, you can answer brief quiz questions about these special education topics. Our professional and knowledgeable instructors have made the lessons easy to understand, engaging and fun. The lessons are also mobile-friendly, so you can study on the go or in the comfort of your home.

How It Helps

  • Identifies certification requiremetns: You will learn about what is required to teach special education in Texas.
  • Understand state laws: Your understanding of state laws will help you create a special education teaching plan that meets government standards.
  • Promote various types of education: With these lessons, you will learn about the importance of IEPs and better understand the tools that can help special education students.

Skills Covered

When you complete this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Identify specific special education requirements in Texas public schools
  • Understand the certifications needed to teach special education in Texas
  • Review laws that regulate special education in Texas
  • Define what IEPs are and how they are used in special education

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Practice Final Exam
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