This program is open to currently enrolled, degree-seeking UW- Eau Claire students who are majors or minors in SPED, Elementary or Secondary Education, or Communication Science and Disorders. You must be in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75. You may apply as a freshman but must have at least sophomore standing by the time the program begins.
COURSES/ COURSE EQUIVALENCIES
While the program is primarily a summer program, participants must be available for several pre-and-post program classes.
Students take the following two courses for a total of 6 credits during summer term:
SPED 350.02 Introduction to Emotional/Behavioral Disorders (3 credits) Pre-req: Limited to teaching majors accepted to the School of Education and Human Sciences.
SPED 495 Community and School Experience in Special Education in Scotland (3 credits)
Note: A substitution for SPED 205 is possible. Please discuss this with Dr. Battalio.
Program dates are generally the six weeks directly following graduation in late May through mid July 2017.