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Adapted Physical Education Specialists

Provide physical education to children or adults with special needs.

Quick Facts


Median wages for the broader occupation, Special Education Teachers, All Other, are $65,910 / year.


On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Develop strategies or programs for students with special needs.
  • Establish rules or policies governing student behavior.
  • Discuss problems or issues with supervisors.
  • Assist students with special educational needs.
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Job Title Examples:

Adapted Physical Education Teacher
Adaptive Physical Educator
Certified Adapted Physical Educator

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