Events: Coaching PLC (Online PLC Session)

Topic: Implementation of special education-specific mentoring and induction guidelines for local school districts: A pilot study in Georgia

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern / 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Mountain / 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific

Dr. Cynde Snider (PhD) is a Professional Learning Program Specialist in the Division for Special Education Services and Supports at the Georgia Department of Education. She earned a BA in English and an MA in Speech Communication from Purdue University and a PhD in English from Georgia State University. Cynde is certified in both Gifted and Special Education, and she held National Board Certification in Adolescent and Young Adult English Language Arts from 2002 to 2012.

Grace Zamora Duran, OSEP Project Officer
Audrey Desjarlais, Signetwork Coordinator

Description/Other Details
This webinar highlights the excellent work by the Georgia DOE in developing, implementing and evaluating a special education-specific new teacher mentoring/coaching pilot program in three local districts. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to hear how one state is making a difference for their students with disabilities by investing in new teacher coaching.