Thousands of students across California and the nation walked out of their classes on Wednesday to protest gun violence one month after a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Pa
DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Certificated Management Position Department: District
Report to: Deputy Superintendent Pay Grade: Range 23
Overtime Status: Exempt
To assist in affecting the special education program in cooperation with the county-wide consortium, throughout the district. To work with and assist teachers and parents in developing IEP’s to facilitate a program to serve their needs. To assist teachers with curricular concerns in regards to meeting special education program needs. Perform duties of Special Education Program Specialist and Psychologist.
Valid Pupil Personnel Services Credential with School Psychologist authorization; Public school teaching credential preferred but not mandatory; At least two years classroom teaching and/or work as a school psychologist; Ability to express oneself effectively in pubic, in conference, and in written materials; Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with parents, students, and staff; Ability to provide leadership in professional groups; Keep current on special education legislation, methodology and curriculum; Be knowledgeable of the general education system; Ability to communicate in Spanish as well as English desirable.
The long standing tradition of building a California mission from art materials, or assembling one from a pre-made craft store kit, will soon go the way of the dodo.
The Newport-Mesa Unified School District Superintendent will be getting a nice bonus.
In a unanimous vote, the Board voted this week to give Superintendent Fred Navarro a $34,450 bonus.
Current Superintendent of Schools for Stanislaus County Tom Changnon has announced he will not run for reelection.
The California Department of Education has, for the first time, released data regarding chronic absenteeism.