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Learn more and apply for the Experienced Special Education Directors Leadership Institute

Are you an Experienced Director of Special Education for your district?

Participate with a cohort of your peers in the 2024-2025 DESE-Sponsored Leadership Institute (no cost)
Ongoing support and guidance around:

  • Implementing the new IEP
  • Equitable Practices around policy, community, and curriculum
  • Transformative Mental Health in Schools
  • Hiring and Retaining Staff
  • Promoting the use of data for system and instructional change analysis

2024-2025 Application

More information:

Special Education Administrative Leadership Institute for Experienced Directors

Last Updated: May 31, 2024

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Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
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TTY: (800) 439-2370


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