1 Clock Non-Instructor Led Clock Hour
This course introduces everyone to IDEA. In this module you will find:
- a quick overview to the 10 major steps in special education (three of which are evaluation, eligibility, and writing the IEP); and
- the top 5 acronyms used in special education (IDEA, FAPE, LRE, IEP, and TA&D) and what they mean; and
- 5 key terms in IDEA and their definitions (child with a disability, special education, related services, supplementary aids and services, and transition services).
Theory In Practice Strategies - TIPS
In this session reference to Vygotsky considered learning as a shared/joint process in a responsive social context. In the Vygotskian framework, children are capable of far more competent performance when they have proper assistance ("scaffolded learning") from adults.