Vector Training, Special Education

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Evidence-based courses help prepare all educators to meet the needs of students with exceptionalities

With the Vector Training, Special Education System, you can easily deliver engaging, evidence-based online training to all staff who support diverse learners. Teachers, special education teachers, paraprofessionals, principals, and more can benefit from a school or district subscription.


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Create content to meet your specific needs

Engage Staff

Convenient Online System

Training is available 24/7 for anytime, anywhere access

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Real-Life Scenarios

Users learn how to apply strategies to realistic scenarios

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Expert Authors

Written by the nation's leading special education experts

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Reduce PD Costs

Provide PD without pulling teachers out of the classroom

Save Money


Flexible purchase options make training budget friendly

Prepare Every Educator to Be Successful in the Classroom

 Access our full library of multimedia-rich online special education training courses written by the nation's leading special education experts.

Flexible Online PD Options

The Vector Training, Special Education System is accessible 24/7 from any device and administrators can easily assign and track completions in one convenient location. Our flexible, self-paced courses include:

  • Interventions
  • Actionable Ideas
  • Assessments
  • Helpful Reference Materials
  • Certificate of Completion
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Comprehensive Course Library

Our special education teacher training course library includes over 75 courses, including 10 essentials courses that are abbreviated 15-20 minute versions of some of our most popular full length courses. Course topics include ADHD, Autism, Behavior, Dyslexia, IEPs, Trauma, Special Education Law, and more.

Set Your District Standards and Empower Educators

With the customization tools, each course can be personalized to meet your state or individual district needs. By adding in customized introductions, conclusions, learning outcomes, and objectives, educators will feel ready to meet their goals and student needs.

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Graduate Credits through Ashland University

Educators can complete the self-paced online courses through their school's or district's subscription to Vector Special Education Training Management System and register for graduate credits directly through Ashland University for the following course bundles:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • IEP and Special Education Law
  • Educator Essentials

Additional Course Library Options

Customize your Vector Training annual subscription with the course library options that best meet your specific needs.

Our K-12 Safety & Professional Growth Suite

The following programs in our K-12 Safety and Professional Growth Suite complement our Training Management System and can help make your district an even safer, more effective place to work and learn. And, when you purchase more than one Vector Solutions program, you're eligible for our discount program.


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Featured Clients

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"We've received nothing but positive feedback from our paraprofessionals and educators who have taken the courses. We value our continued partnership with Vector Solutions and appreciate both their support in helping us successfully use their programs, as well as their openness to listen to feedback and ideas for future enhancements and additional course content."

Karen Andrews

Coordinating Supervisor for the Department of Special Education, Prince George's County Public Schools, MD

"Vector Training, Special Education makes sense to meet everyone's needs - from the administration to paraprofessionals - and helps prepare all staff to improve the outcomes of students with disabilities."

Michael Remus

Director of Student Services, Sedona-Oak Creek Unified School District #9, AZ


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