ERIC Number: EJ549085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The First Year Special Education Teacher: Their Desperate Need for Mentors!
Shaughnessy, Michael F.; Siegel, Janna
B.C. Journal of Special Education, v21 n1 p73-80 1997
Discusses the need of special education teachers for a mentor to help them through the critical first year of teaching students with special needs. The different reasons why special education teachers, in particular, need mentors are listed, along with the ways mentoring assistance could be provided. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The National Agenda for Achieving Better Results for Children and Youth with Serious Emotional Disturbance--Part II.