Course Work for Director of Special Education Endorsement

To register, select any of the active blue date links below. You must register for each course separately.EEND 600 (online): Introduction to Special Education Finance (3 credits)
FALL: October 13 – December 8 | online

EEND 606 (online): Supervision of Programs for Exceptional Children (3 credits)
FALL: October 13 – December 8 | online

EEND 641 (online): Legal and Historical Foundations in Special Education (3 credits)
Please check back for Spring 2015 dates.

EEND 644 (online): Specialized Curriculum and Methods in Special Education (3 credits)
FALL: October 13 – December 8 | online

The following course is not required for the Director of Special Education Endorsement. Candidates may select this course to further enhance their knowledge base for this endorsement.

EEND 607 (online): Guidance and Counseling for Exceptional Children (3 credits)
Course will be offered Spring 2015

The Director of Special Education Endorsement requires a Master’s Degree and endorsement in an administrative field, two years of special education work experiences, and specific course work in both special education and administration of special education. CLICK HERE to learn more about requirements for earning the Director of Special Education Endorsement.

STATE TEST REQUIREMENTS: The Illinois State Board of Education requires that all individuals earning a Director of Special Education endorsement also successfully pass the Director of Special Education exam #180. See ISBE website for dates, locations, cost and additional information.