Speech, Hearing and Vision Support Programs are provided to eligible students enrolled in regular education and district located classes in the 12 school districts, full time special education classes at the Mar-Lin Center, as well as classes in the non-public schools within the Intermediate Unit. Itinerant Special Education Teachers travel to the various school buildings to provide instructional programs and services, on a weekly basis. A total of 44 teachers, physical and occupational therapists provide these support programs and services to approximately 1845 eligible students who represent a variety of identified exceptionalities. Itinerant special education teachers may also provide educational programs and services to eligible students who may require instruction in the home, as well as for those eligible students enrolled in an alternative educational program at Operation Plus. In addition to the instructional program and services provided to these eligible students, the services of an Audiologist as well as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist are available on an as needed basis.
For additional information, please contact:
Director of Special Education