Career Advice And Salary Guide

VERDICT / You can start off with a bachelor’s degree and move around within the field. Alternate Route – Two of the state board approved alternate route programs for Mississippi, The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), The Teach Mississippi Institute (TMI) and the Mississippi Alternate Path to Quality Teachers (MAPQT) include Special Education in the list of approved subject areas for licensure.special education teacher

Highly Qualified guidance for Special Education – The United States Department of Education has confirmed with Mississippi Department of Education that No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 requires Special Education teachers who are the primary teacher of instruction giving grades to Special Education students in core subject areas (language arts, math, science or social studies) show subject area competency in those core subject areas.

For this age group, special education teachers also must know how to work with family members as well, becoming parent trainers as …