What is the role of local special education directors in leading the work of intensive intervention?

What is the role of local special education directors in leading the work of intensive intervention?

By Luann Purcell
June 19, 2019

In this video, Dr. Luann Purcell discusses the role of the local special education director in intensive intervention. Dr. Purcell is the Executive Director of the Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) which is an international professional educational organization affiliated with the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).

 

 

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About the author

By
Luann Purcell
Luann Purcell
/ Council of Administrators of Special Education
Dr. Luann Purcell is Executive Director of the international Council of Administrators of Special Education, (CASE), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC). As CEO of a professional organization of school administrators whose primary responsibility is in leadership of special education programs, she provides support, expertise, and collaboration to improve student achievement at every level. Her background spans from teacher of general education, gifted, and emotional behavioral disorders to leadership at regional service centers to assistant superintendent of a district of 27,000 students. In the last 17 years, she has keynoted and led sessions in 47 states and 4 countries on various educational issues and the development of proactive leadership skills. She has received many awards at local, state, and national levels including from associations, National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE) and National Association for School Psychologists (NASP) for her collaboration and involvement in partnerships.