Collaborative Teaching has many advantages, but it’s not without challenges.
This course gives you a great introduction to the basics of co-teaching. You’ll hear firsthand from practitioners who discuss their experiences. There’s an excellent presentation of the advantages of co-teaching for students too. You’ll also learn about how schools have benefitted from collaborative teaching, including gains in academic achievement and decreased referrals for behavioral problems. There’s thorough coverage of the six approaches to co-teaching, such as station-teaching, and you’ll see clear examples of classroom diagrams. Finally, the course concludes with co-teaching essentials, such as support from administration, communication, and professional development.