For this assignment, you will develop and prepare a presentation on a topic that is related to the objectives of the course and to the lesson on Inclusive Classrooms.
For this assignment, you will need to research and create an informative PowerPoint presentation about one of the following classification of student exceptionality:
Autism spectrum disorder
Intellectual disability (previously referred to as “mental retardation”)
Other health impairment
Specific learning disability
Speech or language impairment
Traumatic brain injury
Your Research Project and Presentation must cover the following:
Define that classification of exceptionality that you have chosen.
Describe the characteristics of the exceptionality that you have been assigned.
Identify how the exceptionality may impact student learning and achievement.
Describe instructional practices appropriate for students with that exceptionality.
Delineate the typical accommodations to make in the classroom for that exceptionality.
Discuss technologies that may be appropriate to support students with that exceptionality.
You may include additional information you think is relevant for future teachers to know about that exceptionality.
*Please note that you are not writing a paper, but creating a PowerPoint presentation. You should have at least one slide per bullet point above. Be sure to include one slide listing the resources you used. Do not plagiarize; be sure to write in your own words! Paraphrase and cite your sources when using resources.