When can I start getting experience?
There are different opportunities available for those who are interested in a career path in working with individuals with disabilities. You could consider volunteering at one of the local organizations or you could seek various employment opportunities other than teaching. Some common employment options for those interested in this career field could be as a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), a classroom educational assistant (paraeducator), or as a substitute teacher.
Below is a list of organizations that welcome volunteers to assist in various events. In addition, employment opportunities may be available.