MAT in Special Education Careers & Outcomes

The special education program at Pacific University is dedicated to preparing all teachers to support students with disabilities as equal and valuable members of the school community through a curriculum that focuses on the following learning outcomes:

  • Ability to implement strategies for teaching students with disabilities
  • Facility with technologies for 21st Century teaching and learning
  • Ability to implement inclusive practices for diverse learners
  • Knowledge of how to build school partnerships and internships
  • Skill in special education leadership and advocacy

Headlines

Children Playing at ELC
The Forest Grove-News Times highlights the ELC opportunities for both area children and Pacific College of Education students.
Professor Charles Michael in classroom
Pacific University Education Professor Mike Charles has been awarded an Endeavour Executive Fellowship to support a collaborative professional development project with teachers in Australia.
Dr. Leif Gustavson
Dr. Leif Gustavson, dean of the Pacific University College of Education, joined the Oregon Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (OACTE) in convening the second annual Oregon Education Summit in January 2018. Gustavson is president of the OACTE.