Killin ES

Special Ed

DoDEA Sp. Ed. Curriculum 

DoDEA Sp. Ed. Relocation information

For more information on the DoDEA SPED program as well as resources and publications for parents please visit the DoDEA HQ Sp. Ed. site.

 

ECK Specific Information 

Student Support Team (SST)

The SST committee helps teachers generate additional strategies for working with a student and/or gathers information needed to make a referral to the Case Study Committee (CSC) for possible evaluation for Special Education. Referral forms for the SST committee are available from the chairperson and include samples of the student’s work.  Parents are to be notified by the classroom teacher that their child is being referred to the SST committee to seek further help to improve academic performance and/or behavior.

 

Child Find

The purpose of Child Find is to identify children in the community, age 3-21, who may have a disabling condition - physical, intellectual, or emotional. Referrals can be made to the school office.


Educational Assessor

The Educational Assessor conducts assessments primarily in areas of cognitive processing and academic achievement for special education eligibility requirements and triennial review documentation. The Assessor also provides diagnostic assessments for students with Individual Education Programs who may need further evaluation to determine if there is a need for a significant change in eligibility, an identified need for a related service, or need to add an area of service. The Assessor position is designed to support the Child Study Committee during the assessment phase of the special education process.


Teacher for the Learning Impaired (LI)

The LI teachers provide services for the students identified as having a learning disability as defined in the “Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and/or Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI 1342.12), “Provision of Early Intervention Special Ed Services to Eligible to DoD Dependents in Overseas Areas”, March 1996.


Teacher for the Pre-School Children with Disabilities

The PSCD teacher provides services for preschool age students identified as having disabilities as defined in the “Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and/or Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI 1342.12), “Provision of Early Intervention Special Ed Services to Eligible to DoD Dependents in Overseas Areas”, March 1996.

Teacher of the Communication Impaired (CI)

The CI teachers provide screening, diagnostic, and therapy services on an individual or group basis for any child having a speech/language/hearing disorder. “Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and/or Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI 1342.12), “Provision of Early Intervention Special Ed Services to Eligible to DoD Dependents in Overseas Areas”, March 1996.

 

DoDEA Curriculum

Find out more about each area of Curriculum on the DoDEA Headquarters website:

English/Language Arts 
Foreign Language 
Health Education 
Physical Education
Mathematics
Science
Career & Tech Ed
Social Studies 
Visual Arts 
Music
Host Nation
 

DoDEA Curriculum Programs

Find out more about the different programs offered in DoDEA's curriculum on our Headquarter's website:

English as a Second Language (ESL) 
Gifted Education 
AVID
Information Center
Special Education