Welcome to the Companion Website for
Exceptional Children: An Introduction to Special Education,
This website can be a valuable resource to help you learn more about special education. Using the Companion Website, you can:
Study for Tests—The Companion Website will help you gauge your understanding of chapter content through the use of chapter-by-chapter Essential Concepts, Guided Reviews, Focus Questions, and interactive true-false and essay Assignments & Quizzes.
Learn More about Teaching Exceptional Students—The Featured Teacher module provides real artifacts from inservice teachers who teach students with the disabilities covered in the text.
Learn More about Chapter Topics—Web Links to websites covering pertinent areas of study help students access additional information on chapter topics. The Diversity & Exceptionality, Profiles & Perspectives, and Teaching & Learning modules allow students to view various resources that discuss and illustrate topics covered in the text as well.
View Classrooms—The CD-ROM Activities and Video Cases modules offer different views of exceptional classrooms through video study and response.
Communicate with Your Peers—You can collaborate and communicate with other students enrolled in classes like yours all across the country using the Message Board feature.
Click here to access the SAFMEDS materials.
Click here to access the Effective Teaching Strategies Presentation Outline/Rubric.
Professors, to access PowerPoint, Response Card Activities and other materials within the Instructor's Manual, please visit our Instructors Resource Center.
Rounding out the site is Syllabus Manager. This feature enables professors to create and maintain the class syllabus online while also allowing students access to the syllabus at any time, from any computer on the Internet. To begin, select a chapter from the menu above.