Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Special Education Teacher, Middle School is $49,909
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Special Education Teacher, Middle Schools?
An entry-level Special Education Teacher, Middle School with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,630 based on 42 salaries. An early career Special Education Teacher, Middle School with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Special Education Teacher, Middle Schools Do?
A middle school special education teacher typically educates students with disabilities in sixth to eighth grade. These students, normally about 10 to 14 years of age, have mental and/or physical disabilities that make special education outside regular classrooms (for part or all of the day) optimal for their development. The special education teacher helps design and execute a curriculum that fosters achievement and the intellectual development of their students.
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- Teach students in public or private schools at middle or junior high level.
- Adjust teaching methods according to individual student needs.
- Create and prepare materials for student activities.
- Grade student tests and assignments, and maintain accurate student records according to laws and school regulations.