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Supervisors of IECSE Teachers Resources


The resources included in this site address intervention planning within a consultation model verses a one-to-one or ‘pull out’ model. As you are aware, the Ohio Department of Education, sponsor of Project DIRECT, has proposed that districts shift their emphasis to the consultation approach to itinerant early childhood special education service delivery in Ohio.
To review a copy of the policy statement Click Here.

Materials and web-based resources focused on the following topics are available in this section of the web site: 

  • Effective communication with other adults, including:
    • ECE partner’ teachers
    • Parents of children enrolled in Itinerant ECSE services
    • Administrators of community child care and preschool programs
  • Consultation-based intervention services that support in the transfer of skills and knowledge to ‘partner’ ECE teachers who serve as the primary interventionists in a consultation model
  • Recommended models of supervision of Itinerant ECSE teachers that recognize their unique and essential roles and responsibilities
  • Performance indicators useful in providing supervisory support to Itinerant ECSE teachers
  • In service and professional development activities that support the continuing professional development of Itinerant ECSE professionals.

Click on one of the following links to access resources related to the management of Itinerant ECSE services.

Please visit this site periodically so you can examine additions to site content, ‘breaking news’ concerning Itinerant ECSE services in Ohio and across the U.S., access to e-mail list serve programs, and professional training options for Itinerant ECSE teachers within your region or across Ohio (including distance learning opportunities).

Please visit any sections of the web site.



Last Updated: 6/9/16