Chapter 2 Collaboration and Team Approach
Everyone reads Student Stories pages 25-26. Once you have read your section, please add key points under your section below. This will be used as a study guide and reference for upcoming quizzes.


Chapter 2 Pages 44-49, Outline by Kathi Williamson

Types of Services For Students With Disabilities:

  1. Special Education Related Services
  2. Supplementary Aids & Services
  3. Program Modifications
  4. Supports For School Personnel

Definitions:

Special Education – Specially designed instruction at no cost to the parents to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability.

Related Services – Supports required to assist a child with a disability to benefit from special education. Examples would be transportation, speech language pathology, audiology services, etc.

Supplementary Aids and Services – Aids and services and other supports that are provided in regular education classes, other education related settings, and in extracurricular and nonacademic settings to enable children with disabilities to be educated with nondisabled children to the maximum extent appropriate. Examples would be peer tutors, assistive technology, taped textbooks, etc.

Program Modifications and/or Supports For School Personnel – Any type of change made in the general education program to support the successful progress of a student with a disability. Examples would be trainings for teachers in how to use special devices and equipment needed by students with disabilities and part time assistance from an instructional aide or community volunteer to help supervise the classroom.

Special Education Program Options:

  1. Full Time General Education
  2. General Education Class With Consultation To Teacher
  3. General Education Class With Instruction Delivered By Specialist
  4. General Education Class With Co-Teaching
  5. General Education Class And Resource Room Or Itinerant Services


Special Classes And More Restrictive Options:

  1. Special Class And General Education Class
  2. Full Time Special Class and Social Integration
  3. Full Time Special Class
  4. Special School
  5. Residential Program
  6. And Hospital Home Services