SWD – Initial Certification - Adolescent Generalist 7-12- M.S.

 Adolescent Initial Certification - SWD  Generalist (7-12) M.S.

Initial or professional certification -swd generalist 7-12

New York State Program Code: 26605

HEGIS Code: 0808.00 (Special Education, General)

Certification with New York State  is for  Initial Certification in Adolescent Education SWD  Generalist 7-12 M.S. 

Prerequisites for this program  is Adolescent Initial Certification -

Required courses (33 credits):

 

COURSE # DESCRIPTION CREDITS
EDU 502

Theoretical Foundations and Teaching Practices of Regular and Special Education for Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3
EDU 513

Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Students in Inclusive Classrooms in  Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3
EDU 521

 Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers Birth-2, Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

*
 or

 Complete either 521 or 522*

3
EDU 522

Advanced Design Technology for Inclusive Classroom Teachers

 *

EDU 537

Diverse Abilities and Needs of Students in Inclusive Classrooms Birth-Grade 2,   Childhood 1-6, Adolescence 7-12

3

 
EDU  570

Characteristics of Students with Disabilities, Developmental Delays or Autism  Spectrum Disorders

3
EDU 571

Assessment and Evaluation of Students with Disabilities

3
EDU 573

Strategies and Methods for Teaching Adolescent Students with Disabilities

3

 EDU 575

EDU 547C

EDU 549C

Curriculum Content, Practices and Environmental Issues for Teaching Adolescent Students with Disabilities

Developing action research for special education and inclusive classrooms in adolescent education

Teacher as researcher in special education and inclusive classroom in adolescent learners

3

3

3

 EDU 576
and
EDU 579

Special Education Practicum

Student Teaching Seminar -Special Education (Adolescent 7-12)

 3
or  

 EDU 578

and

Special Education: Student Teaching Adolescent (Grades 7-12)

3

 EDU 579

Student Teaching Seminar-Special Education Adolescent (Grades 7-12)

0

 or

 

 
 EDU 569

Autism and Asperger in Inclusive Classrooms

3

 Total Credits Required:


33

*Designed for candidates who have classroom teaching experience and are knowledgeable in technology