Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Special Education Teacher, Secondary School is $52,069
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Special Education Teacher, Secondary Schools?
An entry-level Special Education Teacher, Secondary School with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,974 based on 56 salaries. An early career Special Education Teacher, Secondary School with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Special Education Teacher, Secondary Schools Do?
Special education teachers in secondary schools help instruct and guide children with mild or moderate disabilities. They adapt a general curriculum so that it meets the specific needs of these individuals and ensure it helps students acquire vital basic skills they will need in the future. Special education teacher identify each student's needs and collaborate with the child's guardians (and possibly therapists, social workers, and other teachers) to ensure the student achieves maximum …Read more
- Instruct via lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects at the post primary level.
- Maintain student records.
- Create, administer, and grade tests and assignments to measure students' progress.
- Establish and enforce behavioral and procedural rules.