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The Glossary of Education Reform - Teaching Resources & Lesson Plans. Tri-County Special Education. Tri-County Special Education Skip to content PARCC Accommodations ManualPARRC Features & Accommodations Checklist nILS- New Illinois Learning Standards Math & ELA including *Social Sciences/Social Emotional/Physical Development & Health/Fine Arts/Science/Foreign LanguagesNew Early Learning & Development StandardsCommon Core & Special EducationISBE Guidance CCS and IEPs/GoalsCCS Essential Elements for Students taking Alternate Assessment/Dynamic Learning MapsCCS Essential Elements Student Baseline/Post Instruction Checklists Essential Elements ELAEssential Elements MathISBE CCS ResourcesISBE CCS Progression Tool: Search by Standard/Strand & Grade CCS Curriculum Modules.

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About Universal Design for Learning. Home. Response to Intervention. Special Education Programs. 2015 Special Education Directors' Conference handouts available​ Special Education Medical Review, Requirements Beginning July 1, 2016 PDF format (6/28/16) updated Registered Nurses (RN) who do not hold ISBE Professional Educator License (PEL) endorsed as school nurse are prohibited from providing educational evaluation and instructional judgment of public school students.

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RNs who do not hold the PEL have been eligible to obtain the designation that permits them to provide such evaluation and judgment for students being evaluated for special education through a process maintained by ISBE. Since March, 2014, more than 700 Registered Nurses working in public schools have completed that process and obtained credentials as “non-PEL RN with IEP privileges PreK-21.” NEA Home. Teachers Teaching Exceptional Children. * Special Education Teacher - The Special Education Teacher for the middle school 6:1:2 program promotes and develops successful learning for: students who demonstrate severe interfering behaviors; students on the autism spectrum; or other behavioral disabilities.

Teachers Teaching Exceptional Children

To learn more - Click here * Special Education Coordinator (K-12) - The Special Education Coordinator is passionate about supporting the students who are at-risk for academic underperformance due to emotional and/or physical challenges so that they can succeed in the school's rigorous academic program. The Special Education Coordinator holds primary responsibility for providing academic, emotional, and physical services for students who require additional support to thrive within the school's core academic program.

To learn more - Click here * Special Education Teacher - We offer a competitive compensation package, including a salary significantly above the district scale and comprehensive health benefits. The Six Ts of Effective Elementary Literacy Instruction. It seems that, finally, those who make educational policy – at the local, state, and federal levels – have begun to recognize just how much good teachers matter.

The Six Ts of Effective Elementary Literacy Instruction

A series of studies have confirmed what was probably obvious from the beginning. Good teachers, effective teachers, matter much more than particular curriculum materials, pedagogical approaches, or "proven programs" (Allington & Johnston, 2001; Darling-Hammond, 1999; Duffy, 1997; Pressley, et al, 2001; Sanders, 1998; Taylor, Pearson, Clark & Walpole, 2000). 6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use With Your Students.

What's the opposite of scaffolding a lesson? It would be saying to students something like, "Read this nine-page science article, write a detailed essay on the topic it explores, and turn it in by Wednesday. " Yikes -- no safety net, no parachute, no scaffolding -- just left blowing in the wind. Word Finding Difficulties: Definitions & Characteristics. Definition Students challenged with Word Finding have difficulty retrieving words in the presence of good comprehension of the words that they are unable to find.

Word Finding Difficulties: Definitions & Characteristics

They appear not to know answers when in reality they know, but are unable to express their knowledge. Classroomstrategies.