• Special Education

    Teacher of Students with Disabilities

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Wendy Harriott
    wharriot@monmouth.edu
    732-263-5905

    Carol McArthur-Amedeo
    cmcarthu@monmouth.edu
    732-923-4618

    Teacher of Students with Disabilities (TSD) - prepares teachers who wish to enhance their skills in working effectively with diverse populations, families, colleagues, and the community. Comprehensive theoretical and practical experiences are provided to ensure that candidates are well prepared to address the learning, language, and social needs of a diverse population of students from preschool to high school.

    30-credit MSED in TSD Curriculum Chart 
    21-credit endorsement only in TSD Curriculum Chart

    Must hold a Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing (CEAS), Provisional, or Standard NJ instructional certificate.

    Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant (LDTC)

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Mary Brennan
    mbrennan@monmouth.edu
    732-263-5292

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    Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant (LDTC) - prepares teachers to specialize in assessing and instructing students with special needs and to serve as learning consultants on child study teams. A main focus of the program is collaboration with teachers, support personnel, administrators, and families. Field experiences are provided throughout the program.

    30-credit MSED in LDTC Curriculum Chart 
    24-credit endorsement only in LDTC Curriculum Chart

    Upon completion, you must provide documentation evidencing completion of three years of successful teaching experience under a Standard NJ or out-of-state instructional certificate to be eligible for the endorsement.

    Teaching in Inclusive Settings

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Mary Brennan
    mbrennan@monmouth.edu
    732-263-5292

    Inclusive Settings - prepares teachers desiring the skills necessary for inclusive education to be successful and emphasizes instructional strategies, differentiated instruction and accommodations for co-teaching and professional collaboration.

    30-credit MSED in Inclusive Setting Curriculum Chart

    You must be a certified teacher.

    Autism

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Stacy Lauderdale
    slauderd@monmouth.edu
    732-263-5216

    Autism (all online) - prepares teachers to focus on the design of educational services for children with autism, and prepares individuals to teach students who are on the autism spectrum. The program includes instruction in laws and policies as well as identifying students with autism, developing individual education plans, and teaching and supervising students with autism.

    30-credit MSED in Autism Curriculum Chart 
    15-credit certificate in Autism Curriculum Chart

    You must be a certified teacher.

    Learn more about MU's Autism programs...

    See also: CEC Standards