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Education, Development, Teaching, and Learning

College of Education and Professional Studies

Special Education Non-Endorseable P-12 Minor

The CWU Special Education P-12 Non-Endorsable Minor Program is specifically designed to prepare school personnel for meeting the diverse tasks required in teaching individuals with disabilities.

 

Program Highlights

  • Find an instructional support position in any district in Washington, because Special Education is the area of greatest demand in Washington State, the US and abroad

  • Prepares educators to to support exceptional learners in the P-12 schools

  • Practical knowledge and instruction development though interactive and hands-on learning and field experiences

  • Thorough preparation for individuals interested in school psychology and other support personnel to work well with behavior management, team collaboration,and Individual Education Plans

  • Knowledgeable and experienced faculty who focus on engagement, quality learning and positive learning environments

  • Integration of authentic materials, field experiences and technology into every course

Program Coursework
This minor does not satisfy the Washington State P-12 endorsement for Special Education. 

Required CourseCredits

EDSE 310 Introduction to Special Education

4

EDSE 311 Foundations of Special Education

1

EDSE 410 Behavior Management for Students with Disabilities

3

EDSE 411 Assessment of Students with Disabilities

4

EDSE 422 Teaching Strategies, Curriculum, and Materials for Students with Disabilities

5

EDSE 423 Instructional Practices and Strategies in Literacy and Math for Students with High Incidence Disabilities

4

EDSE 431 Program Management for Students with Disabilities

4

EDSE 432 Strategies Working with Students with Low Incidence Disabilities

3

EDSE 433 Pre-school for Students with Developmental Delays

3

EDSE 460 Collaboration with Parents, Paraprofessionals, and Community Agencies

4

Total Credits

35

 

Program Advising

To learn more about or to be advised in the CWU Special Education Non-Endorsable Minor Program in Ellensburg, contact:


Ms.Tracy Wise, Pre-Program Advisor
400 E. University Way
Black Hall, suite 127
Ellensburg, WA 98926
509-963-1476


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