Fall 2014 Registration Now Open

If you are interested in professional development (inservice credit) offerings, please visit our For Credit page. Registration closes September 22nd.

Results Driven Accountability Trainings

These trainings will assist districts with results driven accountability and help to increase the college and career readiness of students with disabilities.  See the ITC calendar for dates, locations and registration info.

New Special Education Teacher Training

Dates and locations for fall 2014 new teacher training have been finalized.  Go to Calendar to view details.

Summer Course Registration Now Closed
Deadline for registration was June13, 2014 - Now Closed. 
Aligning IEPs to the Common Core
New Aligning IEP to Common Core documents are now published on the Results Work portal under Trainings.
New Webinar in Educational Services for the Deaf and the Blind community
Visit IESDB's Trainings and Webinars page to view their recent webinar on literacy education.
NEW Communities

View our drop-down list of Communities to visit our two new community pages: Idaho Educational Services for the Deaf and the Blind (IESDB) and English Language Learners (ELL). You will find a host of resources, trainings, and other tools.

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The Idaho Training Clearinghouse (ITC), funded by the Idaho State Department of Education-Special Education, is designed to link school professionals and parents with special education training opportunities and resources across the state.

Find the following on the ITC:

  • Calendar:  Search for regional trainings across multiple special education categories
  • Register:  Locate and register for regional trainings and online webinars
  • Resources:  Find links to state and national special education resources
  • Communities:  Get the information you need on numerous special education topics including frequently asked questions, online trainings, documents for download, and resources links
  • Webinars:  Search for upcoming and past webinars across various special education content areas
  • For Credit:  Find professional development (inservice credit) offerings

Educator Professional Development News

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Some Charter Schools Make Students With Disabilities Their Mission

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Nationwide, about 100 charter schools, which are publicly funded but run independently, have made a concerted effort to lure students with disabilities to specialty programs.

Hundreds of N.Y.C. Private School Students Left Without Special Education Services

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

The Staten Island Advance reports that students in Catholic schools are not receiving the services they are entitled to as part of their individualized education programs.

Special Education Charters Renew Inclusion Debate - Education Week

Monday, September 15, 2014

Dozens of charter schools are targeting students with disabilities whose parents feel their needs are not being served in regular public schools.

Idaho task force discusses teacher salary - Education Week

Monday, September 15, 2014

Racial Bias Claim in Special Education Rejected by Divided Appeals Court

Monday, September 15, 2014

Several black families had sued the Lower Merion School District in Pennsylvania, saying it intentionally discriminated against black students in assigning them to special education classes.


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