ABOUT

With support from OSPI, the WASA Special Education Director Academy has been developed to support those who have administrative responsibilities of Special Education. Session modules are designed to support leaders with relevant and timely topics, presented by local experts and practitioners. 

OUR FACILITATOR
Jennifer Traufler, Chief of Student Support, Renton School District


COMMITMENT
• Meeting participation
• Academy evaluation participation

2021–22 SESSION MODULES 

• Pandemic Impacts
• Legal Updates
• Professional Learning and Coaching—Promoting Improvement for Student Outcomes
• Family Communication and Outreach
• District Partnerships for Success—Partnering with your Superintendent, Teaching and Learning, and Principals
• Inclusive Practices

2021–22 SCHEDULE

January 6 | 8:30–10 a.m.
Zoom

February 3 | 8:30–10 a.m.
Zoom

March 3 | 8:30–10 a.m.
Zoom

April 7 | 8:30–10 a.m.
Zoom

May 5 | 8:30–10 a.m.
Zoom

June 2 | 8:30–10 a.m. 
Zoom

2021–22 REGISTRATION



Registration is complimentary and includes Washington State Approved Clock Hours.

Soon after registering, you will receive your Zoom confirmation(s). Please click the link contained within to save the meetings to your calendar.  

QUESTIONS

Contact Jamie Chylinski with registration and meeting questions.
Contact Mike Nelson at mnelson@wasa-oly.org with general academy questions. 

RESOURCES

View all Special Education Director Academy resources.