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Outline of Massachusetts State with Collage of Children graphic of puzzle pieces showing how eight key components all interlock to form complete Components of General Supervision: Fiscal Management, Integrated Monitoring, Sustaining Compliance & Improvement, Implementation of Policies and Procedures, Technical Assistance & Professional Development, Dispute Resolution, Data, and SPP/APR
Information from Special Education Leaders Meetings
September 16, 2022 Presentation Recording
Presentation Recording The main focus of this meeting was Resources to Support Behavioral, Mental Health, and Social-Emotional Wellness; Extended School Year Transportation Guidance; Time-out Room Guidance; Special Education Surrogate Parent Program; Massachusetts Commission for the Blind upcoming events; and Special education updates
August 2, 2022 Presentation Recording
The main focus of this meeting was Special education updates, Special Education Leaders' Feedback Survey, Emergency Licensure Requirements for SY2022-2023, Introducing Executive Office of Education Ombudspersons, Dyslexia Update, and Updates regarding Equitable Services Resolution funds
June 10, 2022 DESE Presentation MCB Presentation Recording
The main focus of this meeting was Special education updates, Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) Commissioner David D'Arcangelo with information about resources and supports available through MCB, IEP Improvement Project update, Updates regarding Equitable Services Resolution funds
May 14, 2022 Presentation Recording
The main focus of this meeting was educator licensure including emergency licensure, licensure extensions, licensure requirements, Recent special education updates, ESY, IEP Improvement Project update, Updates regarding Equitable Services Resolution funds
April 14, 2022 Presentation Recording
The main focus of this meeting was Recent special education updates, IEP Improvement Project update, PRS complaints update, Updates regarding Equitable Services Resolution funds

Last Updated: September 16, 2022

 
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