Mentorship of Special Educators

by Jennifer C. Booker Madigan, Georganne S. Schroth-Cavataio

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  • 9781452202884
  • 9781452269030
  • 9781452269474

The definitive guide for mentoring special education teachers

The national shortage and high attrition rate of special education teachers are impediments to serving students with special needs. This book helps meet an essential need for attracting, retaining, and supporting special educators. The authors provide a wealth of research-based tools for professional developers to use in multiple settings, including schools with culturally and linguistically diverse students. Topics covered include:

 

  • RTI and positive behavior support
  • Planning and conducting IEP meetings
  • Assuming emerging responsibilities in today’s inclusive schools
  • Mentoring strategies specific to special educators’ needs
  • Differentiated instruction and classroom organization

  • SAGE Publications; November 2011
  • ISBN: 9781452269030
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Mentorship of Special Educators
  • Author: Jennifer C. Booker Madigan; Georganne S. Schroth-Cavataio
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781452202884
  • 9781452269030
  • 9781452269474

In The Press

"Mentoring and supporting beginning educators is crucial to accelerate the professional development of those newest to our profession. Teaching is hard work and we must rely on the expertise and wisdom of those who do it well! This book will jump start those conversations necessary to link improved professional practice with positive student outcomes."