Duties and Responsibilities
Provide direct and indirect instructional support to students in a positive environment and help students grow. There will be a substantial amount of paperwork as well and keeping in contact with student's parents will also be very important. Working one on one with students and building relationships with them will make things easier for you.
Employment of special education teachers is projected to grow 6 percent from 2012 to 2022 for special education services. Many job opportunities will stem from the need to replace teachers who leave the occupation.