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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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Do You Know About the SAAFP? (Summary of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance)
April 1, 2019

Do You Know About the SAAFP? (Summary of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance)

This publication provides information about the Summary of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance (SAAFP), which is a document that is provided to student and their parents at the conclusion of students’ high school education. The SAAFP is designed to be a useful and relevant document to assist students in the transition from high school to higher education, training, employment, and independent living.
 
Online Training for Special Education Paraprofessionals
March 20, 2019

Online Training for Special Education Paraprofessionals

For the 2018-2019 school year, PaTTAN will offer training for special education paraprofessionals online at http://pattan.framewelder.com. This fact sheet provides more information.
Notice of Options for Your Child's Transition
March 6, 2019

Notice of Options for Your Child's Transition

This form summarizes the options a school district or charter school will discuss with parents as a child is transitioning from the Preschool Early Intervention to a School Age Program.  This form is provided to parents during the transition process.  This form is effective March 2014.
 
SAAFP: A Worksheet for Parents of Students with Disabilities
March 1, 2019

SAAFP: A Worksheet for Parents of Students with Disabilities

The SAAFP worksheet is a document that is provided to student and their parents at the conclusion of students’ high school education. The SAAFP worksheet, which parents and their children can complete together, is designed to be a useful and relevant document to assist students in the transition from high school to higher education, training, employment, and independent living.

*In addition, PaTTAN offers an SAAFP booklet, Do You Know About the SAAFP?, which provides information about the Summary of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance (SAAFP).
Technology Resources for Students Who Are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf-Blind
March 1, 2019

Technology Resources for Students Who Are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, or Deaf-Blind

This publication describes a variety of assistive equipment and technologies, both instructional and medical, that are currently available to assist individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind at home, in schools, and in the community.
Secondary Transition: Financial Fundamentals
March 1, 2019

Secondary Transition: Financial Fundamentals

This fact sheet provides discussion starters to help youth/young adults with disabilities and their families get a handle on their financial future.
 
Secondary Transition: Financial Fundamentals (Spanish)
March 1, 2019

Secondary Transition: Financial Fundamentals (Spanish)

This fact sheet provides discussion starters to help youth/young adults with disabilities and their families get a handle on their financial future. Also available in English.
 
Quality Indicators of Emotional Support Services and Programs (Fillable Form)
March 1, 2019

Quality Indicators of Emotional Support Services and Programs (Fillable Form)

The Quality Indicators of Emotional Support Services and Programs (QIESSP) enables local education agencies (LEAs) to examine the programs and services offered to students with emotional support needs.
Pennsylvania SICC for Early Intervention - Annual Report
February 15, 2019

Pennsylvania SICC for Early Intervention - Annual Report

Pennsylvania State Interagency Coordinating Council (SICC) for Early Intervention's 2017-2018 Annual Report Submitted to the Governor.
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.

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