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Hello - I am really interested in getting my masters in early childhood special education. I was wondering if any knew that if I cannot get a job teaching special education could I teach in a non-special education classroom with this degree? Thanks
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MOM On 2/08/09, treetoad wrote: > in our system once you request to transfer to a regular ed > classroom it must be honored and only seniority would keep > you out of the position. It is done regularly in our > system.Yes you might be over qualified but what a plus for > the classroom.

If I understand you are still considering a...See More
Feb 11, 2009
Sped sub SpEd teachers often need a break from the soul draining demands special ed here in Texas, and it is quite common to learn that the general ed teacher taught SpEd for several years before going into a general ed classroom. Hiring principals would prefer to place SpEd in SpEd positions, but they also know a SpEd educated teacher will try all the tool...See More
Feb 21, 2009
suzy except that most special ed teachers do not know what to do with reading. having said that, some learn because they want to.

On 2/21/09, Sped sub wrote: > SpEd teachers often need a break from the soul draining demands > special ed here in Texas, and it is quite common to learn that the > general ed teacher taught SpEd for several...See More
Feb 26, 2009
Elaine / OR In Oregon, the license for special education is different from general elementary. An elementary teacher cannot teach special education without additional coursework and certification. The opposite is also true, a special education teacher cannot teach general education without additional coursework and certification.
Mar 7, 2009
Sped sub In Texas it it different then. We are first certified as either elementary or secondary teachers, then the SpEd certification (PK - 12) kicks in on top of that. So, I did my complete elementary ed coursework, the hours for my discipline (minor such as language or math), plus the additional hours for SpEd certfication. A Sped teacher is fully qualif...See More
Mar 9, 2009


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