Primary Special Education Teacher
Written by: Emily Maldonado
There are many steps to becoming a Special Education Teacher. You need a highschool diploma,bachelor’s degree,and continued training.So this is about what steps of schooling you need,or some things to prepare you for this job.
To start early, you can do some volunteer work before graduating high school, like at home, in a neighborhood, help in classroom, church services, or even volunteer at a Special Education Classroom . This will help you work well with other students. Even being kind, patient, and having good manners can help you prepare to work with other students and adults. Then you will need a highschool diploma to do this job.
Next, you will need to complete an undergraduate program at a college or university. You will need a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education. You will need to go to college for 4 years to get that undergraduate degree.That’s what you need to get a undergraduate degree.
Afterwards, continued schooling/certification. You will need to do more school to get more training and/or more certification. Like a Master’s or Doctorate’s degree. You also have to earn additional college credits.
Finally after all that schooling you can be a certified Primary Special Education Teacher.You first graduate high school, then bachelor’s degree in Special Education,then continued education . These are the steps of schooling to get to this career.