Local Educational Agency (LEA) Networking meetings are open to school district and vo-tech staff within Intermediate Unit 1, agency personnel, and higher education staff from the education, special education, speech/language, and psychology departments. Information will be presented regarding Chapters 14, 15, and 16 regulations, as well as Individuals with Disability Education Act (IDEA) and No Child Left Behind (NCLB). Participants will be given the opportunity to discuss and evaluate this information with their peers to determine the impact on their districts, agencies, teams, etc.
For meeting registration, agendas, downloads, and more select a date from the list:
PENN*LINK is the official electronic mail service for the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE). Originally established in 1986 and now fully integrated with the Internet, PENN*LINK manages the delivery of email among the Department of Education Local Education Agencies: school districts, charter schools, intermediate units, and vocational technical schools/career and technology centers.
PDE uses PENN*LINK to convey information rapidly and efficiently to LEAs. LEAs use PENN*LINK to gather information and correspond with PDE and each other.
PENN*LINK provides many statewide distribution lists making it easy for users to communicate with large or small targeted groups of LEAs across Pennsylvania.
Listed below are recent PENN*LINKs. All downloads are PDF documents.
|2015–2016 Special Education Compliance Monitoring Schedule||July 1, 2015|
|Local Educational Agency Special Education Data Reports Online||June 8, 2015|
|July 2015 PennData Table 8A Submission||May 28, 2015|
|Revision to the Invitation to Participate in the IEP Team Meeting…||May 27, 2015|
|Local Educational Agency Special Education Data Reports Online||May 11, 2015|
|Participation by Students with Disabilities in High School Graduation Ceremonies||April 15, 2015|
|Religious Opt‐out Provision of Chapter 4||April 9, 2015|
|Survey of Parents of Students with Disabilities||March 30, 2015|
|State Performance Plan Data Requirements—Postsecondary School Survey||March 4, 2015|
|School-Based ACCESS Program Update||March 4, 2015|
For more information about LEA meetings and resources, please contact:
Director of Special Education Services
724-938-3241 ext. 273