Peer Outreach

Grade:  12
Semester Credits: 2.5
Prerequisite: Approval of Director of Special Services
Graduation Requirement:  21st Century Life and Careers

Peer Outreach affords regular education students the opportunity to work with student with disabilities. The goals of this course include leadership, self-advocacy, self-management, disability awareness, tolerance and diversity, communication, and intrapersonal and interpersonal skills. A limited number of students will have the opportunity to work with special education teachers in a support role, with prior special education departmental approval, as part of a student internship program.