ESE 633 Collaborative Relationships & Transition Entire Course

 

This course focuses on effective education-based collaboration strategies for special educators who have multiple roles and serve numerous functions when designing and implementing developmentally appropriate and challenging learning experiences for students with a disability. As the special educator job is multifaceted, additional focus is on formulating a team-centered framework that provides academic support for various service delivery models. Additionally, candidates will learn how to effectively collaborate through verbal, written, and digital communication with collaborative transition team members who enable students to meet 21st century standards post-high school completion.
This course is designed to examine effective collaborative relationships in various educational settings and analyze ways to create a collaborative school culture that promotes professional growth and leadership. Candidates will assess proactive problem solving strategies used during school-based conflict that effectively communicate and collaborate with parents, school personnel, resource specialists, and community transition specialists. This includes identifying and evaluating personal strengths and weaknesses in conflict resolution and recognizing verbal, non-verbal, and para-verbal cues that impact communication with educators, administrators, parents, and community members. Additionally candidates will learn how to formulate instructional delivery strategies and curriculum material that address 21st century standards across a range of inclusion and post-graduation placements settings for students with a disability.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Examine the roles and functions of the special educator in designing and implementing developmentally appropriate and challenging learning experiences.
  2. Implement effective collaborative communication techniques in an educational setting.
  3. Assess proactive problem solving strategies used during school-based conflict to effectively communicate and collaborate with parents, school personnel, resource specialists, and community transition specialists.
  4. Formulate a team who are involved in providing academic support depending on the service delivery model.
  5. Construct a collaborative transition team that enables each learner to meet high 21st century standards through effective communication and collaboration.

 

ESE 633  Week 1  Assignment – Assessing Conflict Styles

ESE 633  Week 1   DQ 1  History and Service Delivery Options for Students with Disability

ESE 633  Week 2  Assignment – Developing Curriculum Design

ESE 633  Week 2   DQ 1  Non-Verbal Communication

ESE 633  Week 3   DQ 1   Concerns of the General Educator in the Co-Teaching Environment

ESE 633   Week 3  DQ 2  Collaborative Consultation Model

ESE 633  Week 4   Assignment – Helping Parents Promote Independence

ESE 633  Week 4  DQ 1  Transition Planning

ESE 633  Week 5   Assignment  Collaborative Problem Solving

ESE 633  Week 5  DQ 1   Discussion on Co-Teaching

ESE 633  Week 6  Assignment Final Project

ESE 633 – Week 6  DQ 1  Course Reflection Discussion

ESE 633 – Week 6  DQ 2  Creating a Collaborative School Culture