Montgomery County Intermediate Unit
Some Montgomery County, Pa. educators got a taste of what their classrooms might look like in the future.
“Each day as you’re doing your countdown, I would review the bus driver’s name, the bus aide’s the teacher, the teacher’s assistant and the principal.”
One lab is set up as an apartment, the other as a workplace, both teach 18 to 21-year-olds the skills needed for independent living.
Some school districts are deciding to “mainstream” more students rather than paying the expense of the specialized education.