Special Needs

A course pathway in teaching students with special needs

Special Needs

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This Premium Study Group has been set up for teachers looking to develop their skills in teaching students with special needs.

The course pathway is made up of free online courses and other online resources covering topics in teaching students with autism, dyslexia, and other special needs. The resources have been selected for their high quality and relevance.

Learning resources include:
  • 8 x open online courses provided by top universities and institutions
  • 3 x collections of online articles & printables
Topics covered include:
  • Working with students with special educational needs
  • Curriculum strategies and classroom management
  • Difficulties in reading & writing
  • Dyslexia
  • Disability, Diversity and Inclusion
  • ADHD, Autism, Asperger's, Giftedness
  • Assistive technologies
By joining the study group, you will have access to the list of recommended courses and resources, and be able to meet and interact with other like-minded teachers by using the study group's social tools and features.

The courses and resources that we have selected are all hosted on external websites. In some cases, you may need to sign up to the hosting site to access the content. In all cases, the resources and courses listed are free to access, but you may be given the option to purchase extras, such as certificates or graded assessments.