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Resources in Special Education

This is a large collection of online special education resources gathered by Michigan State University.

Resources in Special Education

Substituting in the Special Education Classroom

This article is from the Sub Journal, a publication of the Substitute Teaching Division of Utah State University contains valuable information for OTs who are called to work in a special education classroom.

Substituting in the Special Education Classroom

 

PBS: Misunderstood Minds

This American site is a companion to the PBS special Misunderstood Minds, and profiles a variety of learning problems and expert opinions. It is designed to give parents and teachers a better understanding of learning processes, insights into difficulties, and strategies for responding.

PBS: Misunderstood Minds

Teacher’s Gateway to Special Education

Developed by OTF, with funding from the Ministry of Education, the Teacher’s Gateway to Special Education provides specific strategies and resources to help teachers address the unique needs of students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Well organized and extremely user friendly, the Teachers’ Gateway to Special Education includes links to board special education plans, Ministry documents and other helpful resources.  The Gateway also includes definitions of key special education terms, and can be used as a practical guide for teachers building Individual Education Plans (IEPs).

Teacher’s Gateway to Special Education