In a conversation with Lisa Gooddell, M.A., founder and host of the Help for Special Educators podcast, Dr. Rachel Schwartz, BCBA-D, a Watson Educational Consultant, answers educators’ questions about teaching […]
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Special Education Schools
Learning looks different this year and continues at school and at home! At the Watson Institute, we support our students whether they are in school or at home. Learn more about our special education school programs!
Special Education Teacher Jobs
Are you a certified teacher looking for a full-time position in a special education classroom? Watson is hiring special education teachers at our schools in Bridgeville, Sewickley, and Friendship. Learn more about these open jobs and apply today!
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EITC Supports Special Education Schools
At the Watson Institute, students with special needs ages 3 to 21 attend high quality special education schools which support them on the path to achieving their goals. We’re able […]
Importance of Career Advancement Opportunities
If you’re considering a career in the special education field, you may be faced with a number of career opportunities in a variety of settings. Why should you consider a […]
Preparing for Visitors
During the holiday season, many families prepare for visits with their loved ones. If your child has difficulty adapting to changes in their routine, such as having visitors in the home, try to help them prepare in advance to reduce anxiety and stress.
Ticket out the Door
Are you looking for ways to check for your students’ comprehension of subjects or lessons? Try using a tool called a “Ticket out the Door” which gives your students an opportunity to share a few things they learned before transitioning to the next class or activity.