Special Education Overview

About Special Education

Special Education is a Federal and State mandated educational program which includes Related Services for children with disabilities.

The CSIU's Division of Special Education and Early Childhood provides a variety of high-quality instructional programs and support services that assist local school districts in fulfilling their obligation to meet the mandate of providing a Free Appropriate Public Education in the Least Restrictive Environment for students with disabilities. A staff of specialists works with students, parents, and school district personnel to assure the appropriate development of each learner. 

To access the CSIU's 2016-17 Annual Notice of Special Education Services and Programs, click here.

Further information regarding the Division of Special Education and Early Childhood may be obtained by contacting Jennifer Williams, Director, at 570-523-1155, Ext. 2212.  

CSIU Staff Announcements:

  • The next Special Education Full Staff meeting is scheduled for
    Friday, September 23, 2016
    at the CSIU Central Office
  • Click here to download a copy of the Full Staff meeting schedule for 2016-17. 

Annual Report

The CSIU's Northumberland Area Head Start & Early Head Start Annual Report has been published for the 2015-16 year. Click here to visit the page.