Special Education

PHILOSOPHY:

In accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), IDEA Amendments of 1997, and the statutory requirements added by Public Law 105-17

  • High expectations for students with disabilities.
  • Providing appropriate special education and related services and aids and supports in the general classroom to such children, whenever appropriate.
  • Strengthening the role of parents to help students succeed.
  • Access to the general curriculum for students with disabilities to the maximum extent possible.
  • Supporting and providing targeted professional development for all personnel who work with students to ensure they have the skills and knowledge necessary.
  • Accountability for student achievement.
Special Education Contacts:
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Jeanie Riethman   Director of Student Services for Fort Loramie, Hardin Houston, and Russia Schools
Craig Ludwig     Director of Special Education for Hardin and Shelby Counties
Meaghen Tidwell  Director of Special Education for Indian Lake and Logan County Schools