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An Educator’s Journey Through Special Education Blog 12

Blog 12 Roles and Goals             This week we talked about roles and goals. I went into this week with the Connecticut Aspiring Leadership Academy for Special Education with the idea of eventually obtaining a fellowship for the U.S. Department of Education next year and becoming capable of doing a special education leadership position in [...]

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An Educator’s Journey Through Special Education Blog 11

Using Data to Make Decisions about Professional Growth Blog 11   This week we learned about using data to make decisions in our professional growth in our weekly session at the Connecticut Aspiring Leadership Academy for Special Education. Our presenter was Mary Beth Bruder. She casually and deftly slipped in again and again on how [...]

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An Educator’s Journey Through Special Education Blog 10

How to be a Special Education Leader Blog 10             This week I got to meet Deborah Richards. She was our presenter on what kind of leader we want to become in the special education field. Richards is with the Connecticut State Board of Education and Director of Student Services at Capitol Region Education Council [...]

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An Educator’s Journey Through Special Education Blog 9

True Colors Blog 9   Well, this has been kind of interesting. Our special education presenter, Darla Gundler, who has a handicapped daughter who is now a surgeon, spent some time with us going over True Colors. She talked about her daughter's rise through the special education school system to become a successful surgeon. And [...]

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