Industry News in Special Education

Special education is constantly evolving. As a teacher or professional, it’s important to stay up to date on the latest industry news and trending topics in the field. Explore this page to discover industry news, informative articles, and helpful resources.

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6 Influencers Working in Special Education

Successful special education careers don’t all look identical. In the field of special education, there are a number of individuals currently working who have had a huge impact on children, families and teachers across the globe. They use their special education degrees to spread knowledge: by speaking, writing books, blogging and sharing their expertise on social media, beyond their […]

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What is the difference between a IEP and 504?

IEPs and 504s are both meant to help protect children with disabilities. So what’s the difference? Read on to find out.

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What are the different types of Special Education?

Special education is a broad term that includes a range of disabilities. Read on to learn about the different types of special education.

Focus Your Special Education Career With a Specialization

Focus Your Special Education Career With a Specialization

For special education professionals, choosing a specialty can have personal and professional benefits. Focusing on one area allows you to tailor your training and professional development in a defined space. It enables you to develop your expertise into a valuable career advantage. From a personal standpoint, specialization provides the opportunity to concentrate on the role that is […]

Master's Degree in Education: Why I Chose It

Master’s Degree in Education: Why I Chose It

Living in Florida for three years, I had recently heard of the teacher shortage in the state and wondered if a Master’s Degree in Education could be a possible next step for my career.  I was also recently and unexpectedly reunited with a college friend who had just made a change in her career to […]