An Overview of Student Disabilities in the Classroom

Instructor: Kim Wilmot
Participants: Teachers, Para Professionals, Assistant Teachers,
Date/Times: 01/31/19,02/01/19 8:30-3:00
Location: 27 Russells Mills Rd, Dartmouth
Course #: 2019-11
Course Info Contact: Sherri Tetrault, 508-998-5599 ex 130,
Course Description: 01/31/19 8:30-3:00 at SMEC, 27 Russells Mills Rd, Dartmouth MA  02747
02/01/19 8:30-3:00 at SMEC, 27 Russells Mills Rd, Dartmouth MA 02747

District Member: $225
Non Member District:  $250 
As part of the requirement for relicensure for teachers commencing July 1, 2016, the following professional development activity is available through the SMEC.

SPECIAL EDUCATION: 15 Professional Development points in instruction of students with disabilities to fulfill the DESE requirement.

Instructor:  Kim Wilmot:
Kimberly Wilmot has been providing professional development related to special education and behavior management for the past 10 years. In addition to her current role as the Program Coordinator for SMEC’s Therapeutic Learning Center, she has been a special education teacher, special education program administrator, Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation and Specialty Clinics and a special education consultant.

COURSE OVERVIEW: An overview of the disabilities that teachers and specialists may encounter within their classrooms and specialists settings with an emphasis on Autism Spectrum Disorder, Behavior, Cognitive Issues and Learning Disabilities. Teaching strategies to accommodate students with these disabilities will be reviewed and include Response to Intervention, Universal Design for Learning, Multiple Intelligences and Differentiated Instruction. Teachers participating in this professional development training will have the opportunity to be exposed to the most recent research for teaching ALL students within the regular classroom and in specialized settings Participating teachers and specialists will have the opportunity to incorporate the course information in a group activity and determine what teaching strategy and learning style fits best for your teaching method and your students learning styles.

Registration: Requests for withdrawals and refunds must be made prior to deadline 12/20/18
. All cancellations subject to a $50 administration fee.
Questions email Sherri Tetrault at or call 508-9985599 ex 130.

We must be informed at the time of registration if you have any ADA needs or require special accommodations of any kind

Method of Payment: Check , Purchase Order, Money Order or Cash Please make check payable to SMEC. Mail payment and completed form to SMEC, 25 Russells Mills Rd, Dartmouth MA 02748. We do not accept charge cards.

All payments must be mailed to SMEC. Phone (508)998-5599ex130 FAX (508)998-5959 Email: