NYU Steinhardt

Drama with Special Education Populations I

  • Course Number: MPAET-GE 2960
  • Hours: 10
  • Units: 1
  • Description: This practical course is designed to introduce drama activities to students & professionals who work with young people with special needs. With increased number of inclusion classrooms & mainstreaming of students with special needs this course is designed for both special & general education educators. Participants will review the current trends & classifications of special education & explore the development & implementation of drama curricula for emotionally disturbed & learning disabled populations. Participants will learn curriculum design & adaptation, effective drama strategies for classroom management, receive an overview of terms & definitions for special education. Appropriate for K-12 educators.
  • Old Course Number: E17.2960