Bethune-Cookman University uses grant to boost Special Education

Spread the loveBethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida has received a $1.25 million grant from the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services through the U.S. Department of Education that will be used to launch a program called Project Child. The initiative aims to graduate 70 master level special education teachers through a fully online program to meet the growing demand for these educators. The Council for Exceptional Children reports that there are 49 states, including Florida, with a shortage of teachers in classrooms where there are 600 million children or youth with disabilities. According to The Daytona Beach News-Journal … Continue reading Bethune-Cookman University uses grant to boost Special Education