DEPARTMENT LINKS

SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES

NEW FOR 2022-23 SCHOOL YEAR

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). 

Act 55

LAWS & REGULATIONS

Please find the link to the Conrad Weiser Area School District Special Education Plan, posted for public review. Please contact Dr. Ryan Giffing with questions regarding this plan.

PARENT RESOURCES

GLOSSARY OF SPECIAL EDUCATION TERMS

VIDEOS ABOUT DIRECT INSTRUCTION

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.

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