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Portland Adult Education

Teaching the Exceptional Student

with Jeanne Malia


Please note, this course is part of Education Academy within Portland Adult Education.

This class meets Maine Department of Education certification course requirements for teaching students with disabilites. The course will focus on the characteristics of students with moderate to severe needs and students with social-emotional needs. Differentiation of instruction for students with English Language needs and gifted needs will also be reviewed. Students will have opportunities to build on background knowledge and making connections with their prior educational experiences. Each class will involve whole group/small group discussions, writing reflections and weekly reading assignments. Registration includes cost of book, $30.

Prerequisites: CASAS score of 225+, approved application

Need assistance paying for this class? Scholarship money is available to those who qualify. Email for more information.

  • Jan 9 - Apr 4th, 2024
    Tue and Thu for 13 weeks from 6:00 - 8:30 pm


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Portland, ME 04101 Get directions

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