Special Education Program ( Iep ) Team Essay
For the purposes of this course, a special education team has been created. This team will serve as a resource of information for the assignments throughout this course. The team includes willing colleagues and service professionals who will share ideas and resources with me as I progress through this course. Members of the team include, a special education teacher, general education teacher, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, a student with cerebral palsy, a student with seizure disorders and parents. Building relationships with my colleagues, parents and students will improve my ability to meet the needs of my students.
I interviewed three colleagues, all of whom serve on an IEP team for students with physical or health impairments. Each teacher is responsible for writing the students goals and objectives, identifying accommodations and indicating their present levels of academic performance on the IEP. In…