Presentation on theme: "September 27, 2011 Forum for Excellence ICSPS Enhancing Classroom Success for ALL Learners: Special Populations Resources."— Presentation transcript:
September 27, 2011 Forum for Excellence ICSPS Enhancing Classroom Success for ALL Learners: Special Populations Resources
Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS) Providing Publications Professional Development Technical Assistance Funded by ICCB Resources for Career and Technical Education Special Populations
…YOUR very important students! Who Are The Special Populations?
Instructional Strategies Universal Design Adopt practices that reflect high values with respect to both diversity and inclusiveness.
Instructional Strategies Universal Design Assure that activities, materials, and equipment are physically accessible to and usable by all students and that all potential student characteristics are addressed in safety considerations.
Instructional Strategies Universal Design Assure that course materials, notes, and other information resources are flexible and accessible to all students.
Instructional Strategies Universal Design Encourage effective interactions between students and between students and the instructor and assure that communication methods are accessible to all participants.
Accommodations and Modifications Individuals with Disabilities
Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support Lynn Reha, Director Aime’e Julian, Associate Director of Professional Development Lisa Matejka, Associate Director of Product Development Thank you! Check out special populations resources at www.icsps.illinoisstate.edu