U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
25-2052 Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School
Teach elementary school subjects to educationally and physically handicapped students. Includes teachers who specialize and work with audibly and visually handicapped students and those who teach basic academic and life processes skills to the mentally impaired. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099).
Illustrative examples: Special Education Kindergarten Teacher,
Severe Emotional Disorders Elementary School Teacher
Broad Occupation: 25-2050 Special Education Teachers
Minor Group: 25-2000 Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teachers
Major Group: 25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010