The certificate will provide students with expertise in the field of Specific Learning Disabilities. The SLD certificate is comprised of courses to address the characteristics, assessment needs, and intervention needs of students with specific learning disabilities. Courses related to the professional role of the SLD teacher focus on transition services, due process requirements, consultation/collaboration processes, behavioral strategies and appropriate learning environments. This will be an online certificate program.
Required courswork may vary from stduent to student based on previous degree, teaching license(s) and coursework on transcript.
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