How This Teacher is Preparing Students with Disabilities for the Workplace

How This Teacher is Preparing Students with Disabilities for the Workforce

Original Article by Vicky Diaz-Camacho & Emily Woodring | Flatland | Published February 4th, 2019

Dana Steinwart is a devoted teacher.

So devoted that she tears up when she considers where her students might find themselves after high school.

“I just care,” she said. “They become family because I’m with them for four years every day.”

Steinwart is a special education teacher at Blue Valley North High School in Overland Park, Kansas. She teaches English, math, science and computer classes to more than two-dozen students.

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