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81st Annual Conference & Meeting

October 14–16, 2019

Denver, CO

Learn more about the concurrent sessions for ACHE 2019.

Philadelphia Special Education Leaders of Tomorrow - Creating Tomorrow's Leaders Today

Monday, October 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM–11:50 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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The Philadelphia Special Education Leaders of Tomorrow is a collaborative partnership between the School District of Philadelphia and Drexel University to develop special education teachers into special education leaders. The program has completed one cohort of 25 new special education leaders. This session will explore how and why the partnership between the school district and the university was created. The program framework and assessment strategies will be provided. The session will close with success stories of the students as well as a blueprint for replication.


Dr Janet M Sloand, Drexel University