FULL OR PART-TIME SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER

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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Exceptional Childrens Week

CELEBRATING EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN’S WEEK

CELEBRATING EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN’S WEEK The State of Illinois proclaimed May 3-7 as Exceptional Children’s Week!  This dedicated week gives us all time to recognize, extend our appreciation of, and gratitude for the children and adolescents with special needs.   We also recognize, extend our appreciation of, and gratitude for the talented professionals among us who […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week

TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK May

National Teacher Appreciation Week Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-8, 2021. We are saying ‘thank you’ this week, and throughout the year, to the extraordinary educators who have worked tirelessly with students and families to keep things moving forward, despite such an unpredictable year.

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OT MONTH 1

NATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL THEARPIST MONTH

This month, help celebrate the amazing OT staff who serve our students. Their support and expertise in assisting our students with their fine motor and sensory needs is greatly valued. Thank you to our team of OTRs: Kathy Wassink, Brittany Field, Carol Grapperhaus, Katie Larson, Jennifer McDonald; and COTAs: Maria Dodge, Joy Ferry, Beth Hunter, […]

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Social Work Week

NATIONAL SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER WEEK

School social workers play a pivotal role in our school districts. They help with district-wide behavior incentive programs, they help Early Intervention students transition to IEPs upon turning 3, they give critical outside counseling resources to families, they provide behavior intervention suggestions, and among so many other supports they provide, the most crucial support they […]

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Teacher of Visually Impaired

Mid-State Special Education is seeking qualified candidates for Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) opening beginning in the 2021-2022 school year.  We serve several counties in central Illinois (Bond, Christian, Fayette, Macoupin, and Montgomery).  Full or part-time applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Summary:  The Teacher of Visually Impaired Student Teacher will assist existing TVI’s […]

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Deaf/Hard of Hearing Teacher

Mid-State Special Education is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Teacher of Hearing Impaired Student Teacher.  A letter of application and current resume should be sent to Angie Armour, Director, PO Box 46, Morrisonville, IL 62546 or to angie.armour@midstatespec.org.     Job Summary:  The Teacher of Hearing Impaired Student Teacher will assist existing THI’s […]

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