Academic and Functional Skills (Elementary)Academic and Vocational Life Skills (Secondary)
Elementary and Secondary Curriculum is a service and support option on a continuum designed to meet the diverse needs of students with significant cognitive disabilities and adaptive disabilities which prevents them from accessing the general education curriculum.
Access and participate in the grade level TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) through activities that focus on prerequisite skills.
- Demonstrate performance objectives that may include real-life applications of the TEKS as appropriate to the students' abilities and needs.
- Demonstrate mastery of functional life skills by the implementation of their Individual Education Plan (IEP) through classroom, school and community-based student-centered activities.
- At the secondary level focus on instruction and training in functional academic, communication, personal management, and social skills plus, community living, job sampling, and work training.