ESE Updates 2014-15 - Santa Rosa County School District

Report
1
ESE UPDATES 2014-15
Linda S. Novota – Director
Administrator Conference
July 29, 2014
2
NEW STAFF
Debbie Anderson –
Deputy Director, ESE
Deborah Ray –
Coordinator of Compliance, ESE
3
GRADE LEVEL CONTACT –
YOUR PERSON TO CALL!!
• Debbie Anderson - Elementary School Contact
• Linda Novota – Middle School Contact
• Deborah Ray – High School Contact
4
2014 – 2015
• ESE Student Academic Gains vs Compliance
• Diploma Pathways – SB 850
• NO SPECIAL DIPLOMA OPTION – SB 850
• EBD infrastructure district-wide
- HIGHLIGHTS IN
ESE

ESE
GE!
RESEARCH
• National Longitudinal Transition Study –
• 11,000 students w/ range of disabilities
• Increased time with non-disabled peers resulted in:
*Higher academic gains
*Fewer absences
*Fewer behavior referrals
*Better outcomes after high school in employment &
independent living skills
5
6
ESE ACADEMIC GAINS
• 41.7% (GE classes) Gain - math vs 34% (ESE classes) Gain
• Reading similar gains
• Intellectually Disabled Students • 50% Gain (GE classes) vs 37.7% (ESE classes)
• 40% Gain (GE classes) vs 29.5% (ESE classes)
7
INCLUSION
• Collaborative Teaching – General term – two teacher instructing in the same
classroom with any kind of model
• Support Facilitation – Formal definition
• Support for a specific group of ESE students
• Certification – ESE only
• Co-Teaching – Formal definition
•
•
•
•
-
Specific certification – ESE and GE
Co-planning - ALL students in class
Co-teaching – ALL students in class
Co-assessing – ALL students in class
NEED TO MOVE TOWARD THIS!
8
REVERSE INCLUSION – GE  ESE!
• GE students move into an ESE classroom
• Significant disabilities – higher levels of interaction w/ typically developing
peers
• ESE students gain better communication skills
• ESE make academic gains
• Teaches GE students tolerance and acceptance of disabilities
• Takes away the fear factor
• Helps lower performing GE students to practice their skills!
• MAKES US ALL BETTER HUMAN BEINGS!
9
7000 LEVEL ESE COURSEWORK!
•
7000 Level classes
-
• Personnel Allocations
• Course Codes
•
•
•
•
76 . . . .
77 . . . .
78 . . . .
79 . . . .
Numbered course codes
Numbered course codes
Numbered course codes
Numbered course codes
Prek ESE Courses
Elementary ESE Courses
Middle ESE Courses
High School Courses
10
ENDING ON TWO POSITIVE NOTES!
11
HB 7031 – FIX IT BILL!!
• Not Mr. Emerson – although, he would fix it if you asked him !
• Coercion language – discouraging parents from bringing persons of
their choice to meetings and accompanying paperwork -
ESE Only!
12
REMEMBER SB 1108 !
•
•
•
•
20 hours of ESE training required - Recertification of Teaching Certificate!
EVERYONE holding a TEACHING CERTIFICATE must complete!
Within five year recertification period!
Even. . . . Mr. Wyrosdick!!
• EVERYONE!
• Except ME! I’m retiring!
13
HAVE A GREAT YEAR!!

similar documents