Special Education Quizzes & Trivia

People often look down or disdainfully on schools that deal with special needs. Are you one of those, or do you know better? Either way, I think it's time to test that! These quizzes deal with the hardships that teachers, parents and children go through when they attend a special school. Answer questions about teaching manners. Have a look at the section on exams and quizzes.

Think deeply about those that use the logical parts of their brains to the determent of their emotional sides. Think you know about special education? Think you can compete with those that have lived it? Maybe, maybe not. There's only one way to find out...and that's on an even playing field. May the best man win!

This is a quiz designed to test your basic knowledge of special education. 

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 765   |  Last updated: Jan 10, 2013
  • Sample Question
    What does the acronym IEP mean?

The quiz is designed to help affirm the concepts discussed in this blog.  Please take some time to complete the quiz as the final step in the SPED discipline review process.

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 517   |  Last updated: Aug 10, 2017
  • Sample Question
    A student receiving services via an IEP receives the exact disciplinary consequences as a student not receiving services?

One of the things that most people do not know is that just because one is disabled, it doesn’t mean they can't do other things. Learning is an important part of human growth, and due to some disabilities, some learners...

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 509   |  Last updated: Jul 15, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Learning styles are affected by the _________ abilities of the students.

Answers to some of the most common and confusing questions of special education.

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 286   |  Last updated: Jan 16, 2013
  • Sample Question
    What is special education?

True/false quiz about special education in Pennsylvania. Produced by the Education Law Center and The Disabilities Rights Network

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 231   |  Last updated: Dec 31, 2012
  • Sample Question
    All children with disabilities are entitled to special education and related services in Pennsylvania public schools.

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Special Education Questions & Answers

What is the intelligence of children with cerebral palsy?
The correct answer is that intelligence of children with cerebral palsy is always hard to determine due to difficulties in perception, movement, and/or response speed, or answer D. Cerebral palsy, for those who don’t know, is a disorder that is
Who is the considered as the "father" of special education?
Special education, also called special needs education, is the education of children who differ socially, mentally, or physically from the average child to such an extent that they require modifications of usual school practices. Special education s
What is special education?
All of the above-in 1975, congress passed a law known as the individuals with disabilities education act (idea). this law says that all children with disabilities have the right to go to public schools. it also says that they have the right to an app
What are pre-referral interventions?
Pre-referral interventions are planned, systematic and documented efforts by a problem solving team to resolve apparent learning or behavioral problems within a regular education setting.-before a student is referred for a special education assessmen