Special Education is designed to help individuals with special needs to achieve a higher level of personal success and self-sufficiency in their school and in their community which may not be available if the student were given access to a general classroom education.
Special education includes learning disabilities like:
- autism spectrum disorders
- Emotional and behavioral disorders
- Communication disorders like ADHD
- developmental disabilities such as intellectual disability
some of physical disabilities such as osteogenesis imperfecta, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spina bifida, and Friedreich’s ataxia and many other disabilities. Students with these kinds of disabilities are likely to get advantage from other educational services such as use of technology, different approaches of teaching and a specifically adapted teaching area.