Public School Supports

The Allen County Board of DD provides educational and behavioral supports to children throughout Allen County.

Public School SupportsBehavior Support Specialist

  • Assesses function of behavior
  • Teaches emotional regulation techniques to children, parents and school staffs
  • Teaches Dina School classes to preschool and Kindergarten children
  • Teaches Incredible Years parenting classes to parents of children ages 0 to 8 years old
  • Trains caregivers in plan implementation
  • Creates positive behavior strategies and supports for children

Educational Consultant

  • Meets with families to discuss and problem solve school issues
  • Attends IEP meetings and assists in IEP development
  • Consults with teachers, administrators, district specialists and parents to help students succeed in the Least Restrictive Environment
  • Provides classroom observations for instructional and/or behavioral strategies
  • Assists with planning for transition to employment and community living

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