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Teaching Learners with Disabilities




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Course level: Continuing Teacher Education

This course is designed for educators to investigate current disabilities and strategies for a variety of different content areas in order to implement best practices. Participants investigate different teaching methods correlating with disabilities/abilities in the PK setting. Participants have the opportunity to specifically gear their learning based on interests, content area, and grade level with specific emphasis on best practices and current trends. This course is not available for enrollment to residents of Alabama, Arkansas, and Kentucky.



What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Differentiating Instruction for All Learners

  • Identify the dimensions of effective educational practice.
  • Explore the changing school population.
  • Apply types of curriculum development.
  • Adapt lesson plans for differentiated instruction.

Accommodating All Learners

  • Identify common characteristics of learners with disabilities.
  • Identify different stages of development for learners with disabilities.
  • Illustrate how to provide accommodations for learners with disabilities.
  • Identify appropriate assessments for learners with disabilities.


Why take courses at University of Phoenix

Accreditation that matters

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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