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At PaTTAN, our goal is to provide educators with a breadth of publications that are grounded in proven best practices and a deep research base, reflecting a commitment to school improvement. PaTTAN offers publications on a variety of topics, all focused on improving educational results for students with and without disabilities.

Whether you are just starting out in the field of education, or you want to improve upon the work you and your team are already doing, let PaTTAN support you with the expertise of our educational consultants. Pennsylvania educators, school administrators, and families can view, download, and order PaTTAN publications mailed to their school or home. 

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Obtaining Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM): A Quick Guide for Local Education Agencies
May 31, 2011

Obtaining Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM): A Quick Guide for Local Education Agencies

This fact sheet outlines LEA and IEP team responsibilities for providing AIM for eligible students.
Office for Dispute Resolution Services
August 17, 2015

Office for Dispute Resolution Services

This publication describes services the Office for Dispute Resolution (ODR) provides to families of children with disabilities and to families of students who are considered gifted, along with the educational agencies that serve them.

Also available in Spanish.
Office for Dispute Resolution Services - Spanish
April 6, 2016

Office for Dispute Resolution Services - Spanish

This publication in Spanish describes services the Office for Dispute Resolution (ODR) provides to families of children with disabilities and to families of students who are considered gifted, along with the educational agencies that serve them. 

Also available in English.
P2G: Highlights from 2021
October 19, 2021

P2G: Highlights from 2021

The purpose of P2G is to increase the capacity of Pennsylvania schools to support middle school students identified as having emotional behavioral disorders in acheiving high school graduation and decreasing the likelihood of dropping out before graduating.

Building-level implementation began in the 2018-2019 school year. The successes of the past three years are highlighted in this infographic. 
PA Agenda for Students Who Are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf-Blind: A Summary of Accomplishments
October 17, 2019

PA Agenda for Students Who Are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf-Blind: A Summary of Accomplishments

This document contains a summary of accomplishments for each area of the Pennsylvania Agenda for Students who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf-Blind.
Parents' Rights: Understanding the Procedural Safeguards Notice
February 1, 2019

Parents' Rights: Understanding the Procedural Safeguards Notice

This brochure provides a summary of the rights of parents whose children receive or may be eligible to receive special education services.

Also available in Spanish.
Parents' Rights: Understanding the Procedural Safeguards Notice (Spanish)
October 1, 2019

Parents' Rights: Understanding the Procedural Safeguards Notice (Spanish)

This brochure provides a summary of the rights of parents whose children receive or may be eligible to receive special education services.

Also available in English.
PASA Eligibility Criteria: Decision Making Companion Tool
September 28, 2018

PASA Eligibility Criteria: Decision Making Companion Tool

The PASA Eligibility Criteria: Decision Making Companion Tool is a resource provided to individualized education program (IEP) teams in Pennsylvania to assist in determining eligibility for the Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA).
PaTTAN: Ensuring Quality Education for all Students
August 1, 2018

PaTTAN: Ensuring Quality Education for all Students

This brochure provides information about PaTTAN's work, including PaTTAN's relationship to the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education, and intermediate units.
PaTTANpod: Inspiring Educational Growth
December 1, 2019

PaTTANpod: Inspiring Educational Growth

PaTTANpod is a thought-provoking discussion program that enables educators to access professional development directly from their classroom, office, or home. PaTTANpod currently offers episodes on a variety of topics, with additional episodes being added monthly.
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