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Christina Samuels & Jackie Mader | Unprepared Teachers and the Special Educator Shortage

Christina Samuels & Jackie Mader | Unprepared Teachers and the Special Educator Shortage

Update: 2019-11-02
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Today on the podcast, I interview Christina Samuels of Education Week.  We discuss Ed Week's Special Report called Special Education: Practice and Pitfalls. It takes a look at the shortage of special education teachers, how co-teaching strategies enhance the effectiveness of education for all students, and how to encourage parents and students to advocate for their needs.


In 2017, the Hechinger Report published a story about how some educators feel unprepared to teach in classrooms where students with and without disabilities learn together. I wanted to know more about this story, so I invited Jackie Mader, the journalist who wrote the article to talk to me about why this issue was so important to her.

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Christina Samuels & Jackie Mader | Unprepared Teachers and the Special Educator Shortage

Christina Samuels & Jackie Mader | Unprepared Teachers and the Special Educator Shortage

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