How can special education leaders stay abreast of changes in educational policy in Pennsylvania?
Here are several options: • Utilize the Special Education ListServ for timely updates from the Bureau of Special Education. Send a blank email to firstname.lastname@example.org with Subscribe in the subject area to subscribe. • Work with your district administration to ensure that Pennlink and other relevant documents are routed to you so that you may review and forward to pertinent staff as needed. • Visit the Pennsylvania Department of Education and Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance websites regularly. • Reference the many other helpful websites available to special education leaders. Some include: • www.specialedconnection.com: Policy updates • www.ascd.org: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development • www.cec.sped.org: Council for Exceptional Children • www.elc-pa.org: Education Law Center of Pennsylvania • www.wrightslaw.