Resources for Special Education

This section is designed to be a hub that provides helpful resources for special education teachers and professionals alike. Here you will find informative and relevant articles, stories from special education teachers and students about why they decided to go into the field, and even an entire section dedicated to American Sign Language.

In our efforts to educate and keep our audience up to date with all things special education, we’ve grouped our resource pages into the following tabs below:

Industry News

Explore to read articles detailing news in the field of special education.

Special education teacher helping a student with a disability with writing.

Testimonials

Explore to read testimonials from current and aspiring special education teachers.

Children with special needs working on motor skills with shape tiles.

Sign Language

Explore to learn more about ASL and signs for everyday use.

Child Using Sign Language

Parent Support

Explore to learn parenting tips about navigating the field of special education!

teacher works with preschooler sitting on mother's lap

State by State Outlook for Teaching Special Education

Map of the United States detailing the number of students with special needs by state.

Which states have the highest population of students receiving special education? The darker the state color, the more students with special needs. Explore this map in more detail!

Want to learn more about the careers these professionals mentioned? Head to the Careers page!

Reasons to Love Working with Children on the Autism Spectrum

Reasons to Love Working with Children on the Autism Spectrum

Autism is one of the most prevalent developmental disabilities in the United States, growingfrom a diagnosis of one in 150 children in 2000 to one in 59…

School Voucher Debate

School Voucher Debate

School vouchers have been a highly debated topic since their inception. Because there are many pros and cons, it is easy to see why many people can fall on differing sides of the debate or even are undecided on the issue itself. History of School Vouchers Educational school vouchers are one way of giving parents […]

SEL: More Important Now Than Ever

SEL: More Important Now Than Ever

Educators understand that developing academic skills at school isn’t enough. Student’s social emotional learning (SEL) is becoming a focus. See why.