Special Education Certifications and Careers

Articles on how to become a special education teacher or advocate, special education certifications, job outlook, etc.


RTI Special Education

Response to Intervention (RTI Special Education) is used in education to identify students who may be struggling with learning or have a learning disability. It is a multi-tiered approach to assisting students who need more academic progress. Schools can use RTI in special education to identify students needing additional academic support or accommodations to succeed. It is a …

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Job Description for Special Education Teacher

A special education teacher’s job is to help students who have difficulty learning, interacting with others, or completing daily tasks because of their condition. A Job Description for Special Education Teacher follows below. Teachers in special education typically work with students one-on-one or in small groups, adapting their instruction and materials to the specific needs of …

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Special Education Certification Texas

Special Education Certification Texas requirements are dictated by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). The state organization in Texas in charge of public education is called TEA. The TEA is in charge of establishing educational standards and policies, carrying out educational initiatives, and monitoring school and student performance.  The TEA also grants teaching licenses, manages state and federal education …

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