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Why Join the ACT-R Special Education Program?
- Complete a combined credential/MA program in 24 months
- Learn with a cohort of talented and highly capable colleagues
- Receive initial and ongoing support from university faculty and district personnel
- Work alongside an exemplary special education teacher
- Gain expertise in serving English learners with special needs
- Improve the education of students in low-performing schools
Eligibility Requirements for ACT-R Participants
- Committed to serving students with disabilities in high-needs schools
- Available for full-time study (fieldwork during the day and late afternoon/evening classes)
- Evidence of experience with diverse students and a strong academic record
- Meets admission requirements for CSUN credential and master's degree programs
- Has not previously served as a teacher of record
- Must be a US citizen or resident
- Teach in a special education position in a LAUSD high-need school for three years
ACT-R is accepting applications during the summer of 2013 until spaces are filled in the following specializations: mild/moderate disabilities, moderate/severe disabilities, and deaf/hard of hearing. There is no longer availability in Early Childhood Special Education.