Empowering Special Education Teachers to Remain in the Field and Reducing Teacher Turnover

Friday February 3, 2023
9:15 - 10:45 AM
Virtual Workshop Room 2

"Been in the Trenches: Empowering Special Education Teachers to Remain in the Teaching Field and Reducing the Teacher Turnover Rate" will address six proven strategies for school systems to implement to ensure special education teachers are valued in public education. Retaining qualified special education teachers is a nationwide concern and deserves attention of all school districts. The six proven strategies to be applied in the K-12 sector includes: the benefits of effective inclusive work schedules, meaningful professional development based on specific faculty needs, administrator involvement and teacher support regarding classroom business, manageable special education caseloads, access to content materials and supplemental resources, and mentoring opportunities.

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