EDUC 0376 - Self Determination and Family Advocacy for Students with Developmental Disabilities

Credits: 3

This course provides the prospective teacher with the foundational kowledge to effectively work with students with developmental disabilities and their families. Descriptions of specific disabilities; identification of learning and behavioral strengths and needs; utilization of evidence-based practices for supporting these students, including training for general education teachers, self-advocacy; and strategies for home-school collaboration are explored. This course is aligned with the department's commitment to Building Community and Reflective Practice.

Prerequisites: EDUC 0221 

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