SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The number of students in special education programs in South Dakota is increasing.
At the same time the number of people to teach those students is decreasing.
Across the nation the number of special education teachers has dropped by more than 17 percent over the past decade.
As KELOLAND News explains, a local university hopes to help fill the need.
Sarah Henrichs is helping middle school students with their card making business. The Sioux Falls woman has been a special education teacher for more than 20 years.
“That population always seems to be