Special Education - Final Review & District Presentation to Board (Nov 2017)

Special Education – Final Review & District Presentation to Board (Nov 2017)

December 14, 2017
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Read the Special Education Report: Summary of Findings and Recommendations

In the Fall of 2015, the district initiated a review of our Special Education services.  Thomas Hehir and Associates, an educational research team…was contracted by the district to conduct a Special Education Program Review.  The Board approved the proposal for phase one of the work in October 2015.  Dr. Hehir and his team spent a week in the district interviewing stakeholders, reviewing Special Education materials, and visiting school sites and classrooms…[Staff presented on it’s]…continued efforts to meet our social, academic, and legal obligations to provide a comprehensive set of services and supports to our students with disabilities in our school communities, and to share the Special Education Review that was completed in November.