ERIC Number: ED421812
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Jun-3
"I Want To Work Outside of the Classroom": Employment Opportunities Outside of the Classroom for Special Education and Related Services Professionals.
Wald, Judy L.
This paper presents an alphabetical list of job and career opportunities outside of the classroom for special education teachers and related services personnel. Each listing describes the alternative setting, types of jobs available, and sources of additional information, such as publications and World Wide Web sites. The following job settings are covered: charter schools; correctional special education; disability student services in higher education settings; educational consulting; educational organizations, agencies, and associations; educational publishers and manufacturers; educational software developers; educational trainers; disability consultants for private corporations; the federal government; hospital-based special education; local education agency positions; mediators or arbitrators; specialists in private school placement; and university projects and grants. (DB)
Descriptors: Ancillary School Services, Career Development, Career Planning, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Opportunities, Pupil Personnel Services, Special Education, Special Education Teachers, Therapists, Work Environment
National Clearinghouse for Professions in Special Education, 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1589; toll-free telephone: 800-641-7824; telephone: 703-264-9476; TTY: 703-264-9480; fax: 703-264-1637; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; World Wide Web: http://www.cec.sped.org/ncpse.htm
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Professions in Special Education, Reston, VA.