SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER CAREER OPPORTUNITY 2021-22 SCHOOL YEAR Mid-State Special Education is seeking qualified candidates for full or part-time School Social Worker openings for the 2021-2022 school year.  A letter of interest, current resume, and an application available at www.midstatespec.org) should be sent immediately to Angela Armour, Director at Mid-State Special Education at angie.armour@midstatespec.org. Applications […]

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Each May, Better Hearing & Speech Month (BHSM) provides an opportunity to raise awareness about communication disorders and the role of ASHA members in providing life-altering treatment. For 2021, our theme is “Building Connections.” Read Full Article  

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Making a Difference Award

Laura Snyder, Joan Saatkamp, and Randi Riemann, Transition Specialists serving Mid-State Special Education (MSSE) member districts in Bond, Christian, Fayette, Macoupin, and Montgomery counties, were honored with the You Make the Difference award during the Mid-State Special Education Executive Committee Board meeting on October 21, 2020. The transition specialists implement a variety of transition services […]

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LRE Designations

All 13 Mid-State member districts earned a “Meets Requirements” under the new Illinois Special Education Accountability System!  Data from previous school years through 2019-20 were applied to the Compliance and Results Indicators in numerous areas.  This is one measure of the quality of services being provided to our students and is credited to the collaborative […]

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