2016 Focus on Inclusion Conference Interview with Marilyn Friend, Ph.D. on Specially Designed Instruction (SDI)
Marilyn Friend, Ph.D. is interviewed at the 2016 Focus on Inclusion conference on the topic of "What is Specially Designed Instruction?". This video was published on Mar. 11, 2016.
"First and most basically, if you look at the regulations in Federal Special Education Law, Specially Designed Instruction is actually the definition of special education and it is the required service that every student with an IEP must receive, so that whether the student is educated in a separate setting or perhaps through co-teaching in a general education setting when a special education teacher is there to work with the student Specially Designed Instruction has to a part of that. Specially Designed Instruction is very multifaceted...."