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Special Education

Special Education from the Department of Education

To set high standards for all exceptional students in the Commonwealth receiving special education services and programs.               

To provide effective and efficient administration and management of the Commonwealth's resources dedicated to enabling school districts to maintain high standards in their delivery of a Free and Appropriate Education to exceptional students.
To provide effective and efficient planning, administration, monitoring and training activities which result in an appropriate education aimed at increasing standards for all exceptional students.

You may contact the Bureau at: (717) 783-6913.

Parents and advocates may contact the Special Education Consult Line at 1-800-879-2301 (in-state) or (717) 657-5842 (out-of-state) for information regarding Special Education Regulations and the Complaint System.
For children with disabilities, ages 3-5, see Early Childhood
Special Education Regulations
The Special Education regulations in Pennsylvania are found under the 22 Pa.Code Chapter 14 for school districts, and Chapter 711 for Charter Schools.
Pennsylvania Department of Education Representative 
Name: Patty Todd
Title: Special Education Adviser
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 717-783-6891

Contact Information
Sarah McDowell- Special Ed. Coordinator
Phone:  724-857-7500 ext. 4236
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