Special Education Teachers, Secondary School


Teach secondary school subjects to educationally and physically handicapped students. Includes teachers who specialize and work with audibly and visually handicapped students and those who teach basic academic and life processes skills to the mentally impaired.
Also called: High School Special Education Teacher, Special Education Resource Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Teacher

Knowledge:

    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Education and Training
  • teaching and course design
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics
    Math and Science
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • using the best training or teaching strategies for learning new things
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
    Social
  • looking for ways to help people
  • teaching people how to do something

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • communicate by writing
    Ideas and Logic
  • notice when problems happen
  • come up with lots of ideas
    Attention
  • pay attention to something without being distracted

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include helping people, teaching, and talking.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Dependability
  • Concern for Others
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Cooperation
  • Integrity
  • Adaptability/Flexibility

Technology:

    Electronic mail software
  • Email software
  • Microsoft Outlook
    Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
    Device drivers or system software
  • Screen magnification software
  • Screen reader software

Education:

    bachelor's degree
    certificate after college
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