Program and Educational Specialists

(209) 468.9283 • Staff Directory

Program/Educational Specialists provide targeted, ongoing field support to member districts and charter schools. They may be requested to consult with teachers and administrators on individual students, providing technical assistance regarding Individualized Education Program (IEP) including Individual Transition Plan (ITP) development, behavioral interventions, curricular resources, and program recommendations. Program/Educational Specialists assist districts with monitoring compliance for California Department of Education required self-review, root cause analysis, verification review, and disproportionality. In addition to arranging and coordinating regionalized training opportunities, SELPA develops and presents staff training for district staff, as well as trainings on topics from the annual needs assessment and by district’s special request.