PaTTAN - PA Training and Technical Assistance Network
Act 55, permits a student with a disability who was enrolled during the 2021-22 school year and turned age 21 during the 2021-22 school year, or between the end of the 2021-22 and the beginning of the 2022-23 school year, to attend a school entity during the 2022-23 school year and receive services as outlined on their most recent Individualized Education Program (IEP) with all the protections under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
Current Special Education Plan Please contact Dr. Ryan Giffing with questions regarding this plan.
2023-2026 Special Education Plan (Draft). This document is posted for public review.
Welcome to the Parent Training section of the CWASD Special Education website!
We utilize Direct Instruction programs for both Language Arts and Math instruction in many of our Special Education classes.
Below are two links to short videos explaining the history of Direct Instruction and showing examples of how Direct Instruction looks in a classroom when implemented effectively.
Please click here to view a video about the history of Direct Instruction.
Please click here to view a video of Direct Instruction being used in several different classroom settings.