Metro Specific Learning Disability Participants

State-Initiated, Federally Funded Special Education Programs

Current Metro SLD Participating Districts/Charter School Organizations

Designs for Learning (Charter Schools)
District196 (Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan)
District 197 (West St. Paul)
Inver Grove
Indigo Education (Charter Schools)
St. Francis
St. Paul
Public Schools
St. Paul School for the Performing Arts
White Bear Lake

Contact Information

For more information about support for your district or having a team become part of this metro SLD Leadership group, contact:

Jan Parkman, Region 11 (Metro Region) SLD Coordinator
612 638-1556,

Centers of Excellence

We offer a variety of regional workshops providing the opportunity to learn with educators from other schools and districts around the region. For more information go to the Centers of Excellence page.

MN Low Incidence Projects

Our Projects are designed to assist school districts across the state in fulfilling federal requirements in the areas of implementation of the IDEA. For more information go to the MN Low Incidence Projects page.

Metro Specific Learning Disability Project

Metro ECSU, in partnership with the Minnesota Department of Education, provides support and assistance to students with Specific Learning Disabilities. For more information go to the Specific Learning Disability Project page.

Metro ECSU Online Registration

View all listings and events offered by Metro ECSU and register at our Event Calendar page..

Event Calendar & Registration

Greater Minnesota Launch PAD

AGM Launch PAD is a program that provides culturally affirmative psychological assessments to students (ages 0-21) who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing and DeafBlind, who live in Greater Minnesota (outside the 7 county metro area) and attend a Minnesota public school.

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Judy Wolff Library

Lending Library Materials are available September through June for Minnesota residents only. Please contact the library to reserve items well in advance of time needed.

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