What are the future demands of Special Educators?

What are the future demands of Special Educators?

Special Education is a field that has seen an incredible demand and growth for qualified educators. In the foreseeable future, more demand will be placed for educators with specialised training and expertise. Your experience and expertise will be required to help chart the way forward in the field of special education, whether you are dealing with funding, staffing issues, or developing effective curriculum and policies.

Management ability, planning, and course development will be in demand, and at the same time, opportunities will open up for the person with the right experience, training, expertise.

Attaining your Master of Education (Special Education) will open opportunities for you as a school principal.
The school principal’s role is one of active leadership, not just to the teachers she is responsible for training and leading, but is also hugely influential to the curriculum, discipline, and culture of the school.

  • Principals are responsible for hiring, training, and providing education and instructions to their team of educators.
  • Principals lead the administrators in collaborating on the establishment of curriculum guidelines.
  • Principals ensure that curriculum is appropriate, properly standardised and adhered to, as well as ensuring improvements to the curriculum.

Attaining your Master of Education (Special Education) will also allow you to teach at the college level as an adjunct professor.
As an adjunct professor, you will be teaching the educators of the future. These future educators will go on to teach special needs children, fully empowered with the knowledge you provided. The Master of Education (Special Education) will allow you to multiply your reach and effectiveness as an educator.

This and other opportunities open up upon attaining the Master of Education (Special Education).

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The Master of Education (Special Education) is conducted in Singapore by Edith Cowan University (ECU), one of the largest universities in Western Australia and ranked the top public university in Australia for student experience (2017-2018 QUILT survey).

Programmes are developed with industry groups with a strong focus on graduate’s employability skills, and contextualised to suit the workplace experience.

This highly recognised Master of Education (Special Education) programme is a compelling next step in your career potential, and can be fast-tracked to completion in a year. 

Call us now to enquire more about the programme and any available funding schemes. International candidates may apply.

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