The Training and Consultation staff provides professional development and consultative services to administrators, consultants, teachers and parents in the areas of inclusive practices and least restrictive environment including:
- Building collaboration between general and special educators by exploring instructional options including CoTeaching, Differentiated Instruction, Learning Focused Schools Acceleration and Previewing, a three-tier model for intervention and best practices in the area of inclusion as defined through the PA Inclusive Practices Network.
- Support implementation of procedures outlined in the Gaskin Settlement, IDEA 2004, and Chapter 14 Regulations.
- Support in implementing the requirement from the Gaskin’s Settlement agreement.
- Provide services through ongoing series workshops, on-site modeling, coaching and consultation.