Learning Behavior Specialist II Program
The Department of Special Education offers coursework leading to a Learning Behavior Specialist II certificate for special education teachers who have an Illinois Learning Behavior Specialist I certificate and who seek to develop specialized knowledge and skills. This program prepares participants to design, implement and evaluate instructional programs for special education students based on their specialty. The department offers six ISBE approved certificates in LBS II: behavior intervention specialist, transition specialist, multiple disabilities specialist, curriculum adaptation specialist, assistive technology specialist and bilingual specialist. For more information about the LBS II program and about applying, please contact Alejandra Cantero at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (312) 996-5650.
The deadlines to apply as a continuing education student are February 1 for summer and fall and October 1 for spring.
SPED 517 - Analysis of Behavior in Applied Contexts
SPED 510 - Advanced Curricular Adaptations for Learners with Significant and Multiple Disabilities
SPED 512 - Curricular and Social Adaptations for Working with Learners with High Incidence Disabilities
SPED 516 - Transition Planning and Vocational Programming for Students with Disabilities, Part 2
SPED 578 - Classroom-Based Inquiry Internship
SPED 509 - Educational Implications of Learners with Low-Incidence and Multiple Disabilities
SPED 514 - Principles of ABA and Experimental Analysis of Behavior
SPED 515 - Transition Planning and Vocational Programming for Students with Disabilities, Part I
SPED 522 - Advanced Procedures in Special Educator as Consultant