Teachers are faced by challenges as they handle the intellectually challenged.
Some of the challenges include lack of curriculum guidelines, teaching
instruments, lack of references, inadequate personnel as well as undefined
They also need support from parents, stakeholders and also the community.
Support may be financial as well as~the moraksq~p~irt.
The researcher used the questionnaire method and with permission she
distributed all the questionnaires to different units in the division.
The researcher found out that there is need to create awareness to parents of
the intellectually challenged which should be done by teachers who handle
them. Parents can as well be advised to form or join association from which
the share others experiences.
There is also need to in service special needs educators which can only be
applicable through lecturers, films and conferences in which teachers discus
with experts the challenges they face as they carry on with their duties.
Seminars and workshops can be held so as to come out with practical
solutions to immediate problems. Exhibitions are also necessary so that
teachers can get in touch with new equipments teaching materials as well as
textbooks. Teachers handling intellectually challenged should seek specialist help so as to stand a better chance as they handle these pupils. Teaching skills alone are
not enough, there is need to know about children’s growth and development
so as to recognize characteristics that are of significance in helping each child to learn the best way possible.
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Research, SSA. "Teachers Support And The Challenges Faced By Teachers Who Handle The Intellectually Challenged In West Tigania, Kenya" Afribary.com (2021). Accessed June 18, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/teachers-support-and-the-challenges-faced-by-teachers-who-handle-the-intellectually-challenged-in-west-tigania-kenya