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    Apr 26, 2018  
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog 
    
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog
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EDU 221 Children With Exceptionalities (3 Credit Hours)


Class Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Clinical/Work Experience Hours: 0
Prerequisites: Take EDU-119; Take One Set: Set 1: EDU 144 EDU 145  Set 2: PSY 244  PSY 245 ;
Corequisites: Take DRE 098  
This course covers atypical patterns of child development, inclusive/diverse settings, evidenced-based educational/family plans, differentiated instruction, adaptive materials, and assistive technology. Emphasis is placed on the characteristics of exceptionalities and delays, early intervention/special education, transitions, observation, developmental screening, formative assessment of children, and collaborating with families and community partners. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize diverse abilities, describe the referral process, identify community resources, explain the importance of collaboration with families/professionals, and develop appropriate strategies/adaptations to support children in all environments with best practices as defined by laws, policies and the NC Foundations for Early Learning and Development.



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