Special Education

State-Initiated, Federally Funded Special Education Programs

Finding creative, cost-effective approaches to help students with disabilities is the goal of these special education programs housed at Metro ECSU. Programs provide technical assistance, and cutting-edge staff development. Some of the activities supported by these programs include:

  • Network development and staff training
  • Technical assistance to educators and caregivers throughout the state
  • Training in early intervention strategies for children with disabilities
  • Development of promising practices materials
  • Conferences for educators
  • Statewide census of infants, toddlers, children and youth with Deafblindness
  • Strategic Instruction Model (formerly Kansas Learning Strategies)

Contact Information

Ingrid Aasan, Director of Special Education Programs, 612-638-1517 | ingrid.aasan@metroecsu.org

Metro ECSU . 2 Pine Tree Drive, Suite 101, Arden Hills, Minnesota, 55112 . Phone 612/638-1500 . Fax 612/706-0811 . info@metroecsu.org