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[The Edmentum Podcast] Realizing the Promise of Special Education with Elizabeth Hickey Orme

[The Edmentum Podcast] Realizing the Promise of Special Education with Elizabeth Hickey Orme

When it comes to teaching special education, educators are working to help support the unique needs of students. It requires strategy, skill, and understanding. But how do we really see the differences between special and general education?

David sits down with Special Education leader, innovator, and CEO of Creatively Focused, Elizabeth Hickey Orme to uncover the enormous challenges facing Special Education teachers and students, and how tapping in to their "super powers" is the key to professional and academic fulfillment.

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David Cicero

David has worked in education for 14 years. He has spent the last 6 years in the education technology industry and is currently working as an Educational Programs Consultant. As a trusted advisor and education technology advocate he has helped countless districts and schools successfully integrate technology. David holds a B.A. in Mathematics from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas and a M.A. in Teaching from Northern Arizona University.