Do alternative programs prepare teachers to work in special education?

Milwaukee Public Schools is relying on a corps of special educators who are new to the profession or have been certified through alternative-training programs. A longstanding shortage of certified special-education teachers in the district mirrors a national trend. But some question whether alternative programs offer enough training for educators who work with students who have special needs.

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