Inclusion of Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities: Supports in the General Education Classroom
PD Hours: 2
This module describes the benefits of including students with significant cognitive disabilities in general education classrooms. It also offers information on how teachers can plan for and teach these students in inclusive classrooms.
By completing the entire Perspectives & Resources section and reviewing the accompanying activities, the learner will:
- Recognize the value of inclusive education for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
- Explain the importance of general education curriculum access for all students.
- Understand the types of services and supports that can be used to support students with significant cognitive disabilities.
- Describe strategies to address the instructional and communication needs of students with significant cognitive disabilities in inclusive environments.