Curriculum & Requirements
Special Education/Add-on Endorsement
For candidates who currently possess a Washington State Teaching Certificate.
This program meets the requirements for an endorsement in special education in the state of Washington.
The Special Education add-on endorsement prepares teachers for working with students with disabilities from birth through age 21. The program focuses on the use of specially designed instruction in school settings.
Grade Requirements: a grade of ≥B- is required for each course in the Special Education/Add-on Endorsement.
|INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION||4|
|INTRODUCTION TO EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL EDUCATION||4|
|PRINCIPLES OF BEHAVIOR FOR STUDENTS WITH EXCEPTIONAL NEEDS||4|
|CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT IN SPECIAL EDUCATION SETTINGS||4|
|SPECIAL EDUCATION METHODS||4|
|SPECIALLY DESIGNED INSTRUCTION FOR HIGH INCIDENCE DISABILITIES||4|
|METHODS FOR TEACHING STUDENTS WITH AUTISM AND SEVERE DISABILITIES||4|
|SPECIAL EDUCATION ASSESSMENT||4|
|INCLUSIONARY PRACTICES AND COLLABORATION||4|
|SPECIAL EDUCATION PRACTICUM (3 credit course–must be repeated)||6|