Test Your Knowledge About Special Education

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  • 1. 

    Special education is instruction specially designed to meet the needs of a child with a disability.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Special education is a type of instruction that is specifically tailored to address the unique needs of children with disabilities. This can include individualized teaching methods, specialized materials, and additional support services. The goal of special education is to provide these students with the necessary tools and resources to help them succeed academically and reach their full potential. Therefore, the statement that special education is instruction specially designed to meet the needs of a child with a disability is true.

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  • 2. 

    It is not required by law that schools give special education in the US.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a federal law in the US that ensures that children with disabilities receive a free appropriate public education. This law mandates that schools provide special education services to students with disabilities. Therefore, it is required by law that schools give special education in the US, making the statement false.

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  • 3. 

    Who can help you find the most effective special education options for your child?

  • 4. 

    Does special education cost anything to the families?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    B. No
    Explanation
    Special education does not cost anything to the families. This means that families do not have to pay any additional fees or expenses for their children to receive special education services. These services are provided by the school or educational institution at no extra cost to the families.

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  • 5. 

    What two things from the list is involved in special education?

    • A.

      Helping the child walk.

    • B.

      Determining what is appropriate for your child and providing it in a meaningful way.

    • C.

      Designing a good curriculum.

    • D.

      Helping the child eat.

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Determining what is appropriate for your child and providing it in a meaningful way.
    C. Designing a good curriculum.
    Explanation
    In special education, two things from the list that are involved are determining what is appropriate for your child and providing it in a meaningful way, and designing a good curriculum. These two aspects are essential in ensuring that children with special needs receive the necessary support and education tailored to their individual requirements. Determining what is appropriate for the child involves assessing their strengths, weaknesses, and specific needs, and then providing the necessary resources, accommodations, and interventions to support their learning. Designing a good curriculum ensures that the educational content is adapted and structured in a way that is accessible and beneficial for students with special needs.

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  • 6. 

    The Local Education Agency Representative- states what the school can provide for your child.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Local Education Agency Representative is responsible for determining and stating what educational services and support the school can provide for a child. This includes identifying any accommodations, resources, or specialized instruction that may be necessary for the child's learning needs. Therefore, the statement that the Local Education Agency Representative states what the school can provide for your child is true.

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