Instructional Strategies, Accommodations, Modifications and Adaptations in CTE Classrooms

Instructional Strategies, Accommodations, Modifications and Adaptations in CTE Classrooms

  • Grade range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
  • Release date: 07-12-2017
  • Tags: Individualized Education Program, Special Education students, IEP, CTE, Technical Education, Special education laws, Accommodations, Modifications, Inclusion, LRE, Curricular Adaptation, Material adaptation, Instructional adaptation, Adaptations, Graphic organizers, Students with disabilities, Classroom Accommodations, Content Knowledge, Curricular Modifications, Curriculum Modifications, Meeting student needs, CTE classrooms, Instructional strategies

Description

This course provides an overview of instructional strategies, accommodations, modifications and adaptations that can be used effectively when working with students with disabilities in CTE classrooms.

Resources

Resource ID: SP081 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
This video explains the type of instructional strategies that work well with special populations in CTE classrooms.
Resource ID: SP082 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Accommodations and modifications are often confused with one another.  The following video explains the difference between these two terms.   
Resource ID: SP083 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
There are four key laws that have fostered the inclusion and rights of special needs students in Career and Technology Education (CTE) programs.  This video names and describes each law. 
Resource ID: SP084 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Today’s classrooms are made up of a diversity of students with a variety of needs. The following video addresses several common concerns that today’s teachers have regarding the inclusion of special needs students into CTE classrooms.  
Resource ID: SP085 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Curricular adaptations provide students a way of processing information and provides them a means of telling teachers what they know.  In this video, four categories of curricular adaptations are explained.   
Resource ID: SP086 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Curricular adaptations provide students a way of processing information and provides them a means of telling teachers what they know.  In this video, examples of different adaptations are presented. 
Resource ID: SP087 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Graphic organizers can greatly help students with mild to moderate disabilities organize content knowledge.  This video presents different types of graphic organizers and how they can aid students in learning content material.    
Resource ID: SP088 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Modifications are changes that are made to curriculum or content to allow a student to achieve the same learning goals as others.  This video discusses some common modifications that teachers may be expected to implement. 
Resource ID: SP089 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
This video presents a series of questions that Career and Technical Education (CTE) teachers can ask to ensure that they are meeting the needs of special needs students. 
Resource ID: SP0810 Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Author: Lakshmi Mahadevan, Rick Peterson Institutional Organization: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
This video concludes the Accommodations and Modifications video series.