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Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Mailing Address:

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844

Phone: (208) 885-6587

Fax: (208) 885-7607

Email: teached@uidaho.edu

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Mailing Address:

University of Idaho Boise Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 334-2999

Fax: (208) 364-4035

Email: boise@uidaho.edu

Web: Boise Center

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Mailing Address:
University of Idaho CDA Center
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: (208) 292-2519

Fax: (208) 667-5275

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: CDA Center

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Overview of Program

The coursework and practicum in the program will help prepare or further your knowledge of working with students with special needs. The main program focus is on mild to moderate disabilities and includes an emphasis on learning disabilities, mental conditions or other disabling conditions that require special equipment, materials and teaching procedures.

Special education teachers design and teach appropriate curricula and assign work geared toward each student’s needs and abilities. This includes behavioral, social, and academic development as well as preparing special education students for daily life beyond school also is an important aspect of the job.

A graduate degree in special education prepares you for a rewarding career providing services to those with special needs or training others to work with students with special needs.

Opportunities to focus on other areas such as low incidence, Autism or Consulting teacher are available as well depending on the student interest and program funding.

Contact

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Mailing Address:

College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844

Phone: (208) 885-6587

Fax: (208) 885-7607

Email: teached@uidaho.edu

Map

Mailing Address:

University of Idaho Boise Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 334-2999

Fax: (208) 364-4035

Email: boise@uidaho.edu

Web: Boise Center

Map

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho CDA Center
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: (208) 292-2519

Fax: (208) 667-5275

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: CDA Center

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