Special Education

Special Education

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
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
March 11, 2022 Presentation Recording
The main focus of this meeting was Presentation from MassHire to describe their free system to support all schools and districts to meet your personnel needs by identifying candidates, Update on Time-Out rooms and Grant Information, USED Guidance regarding 504 Compensatory Services, DESE/DDS wraparound services information, Attendance guidance, and Information regarding Special Education Determinations.
February 11, 2022 Presentation Recording FAQ
The main focus of this meeting was DESE special education updates, Special Education Determinations, and FAQ updates.

Last Updated: July 26, 2022

 
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