Model Course Proposal Directory: Instructional Practices

Special Education/Special Needs

Grade Level Course Title # of Credits Description: Participants will... Semester/Year Offered School District or Organization Instructor of Record/Contact
PK-12 Evidence-Based Practices for Autism 1 Increase knowledge based interventions for students with autism; demonstrate academic success in a less restrictive environment. Fall 2012 Dawn Woychik
715.985.3172
N/A Workshop in Therapeutic Recreation: TR & Developmental Intellectual Disabilities 1 Define and identify people with DD/ID including Autism; the prevention of abuse for people with DD/ID; influence of sensory integration, communication, nutrition on the ability of a person with DD/ID. Fall 2012 Kristen Ruprecht
kruprecht@uwlax.edu
N/A Coping With Pediatric Disabling Conditions 3 Explore common pediatric disabling conditions and diseases; Look at how conditions affect the child and the family and how chronically ill children are impacted by each stage of development Summer 2013 Rachael Kaiser
rkaiser@uwlax.edu