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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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CMCI: File Review
August 8, 2019

CMCI: File Review

CMCI: File Review
Teachers' Desk Reference: Chapter 15/Section 504 Services
August 1, 2019

Teachers' Desk Reference: Chapter 15/Section 504 Services

This Teachers’ Desk Reference defines the legal requirements for Chapter 15/Section 504 services, explains how students are determined eligible for Chapter 15/Section 504 services, and describes the teacher’s role in educating students who receive these services.
Teachers' Desk Reference: Communicating With Parents
August 1, 2019

Teachers' Desk Reference: Communicating With Parents

This issue of Teachers' Desk Reference offers communication tips for developing effective parent-teacher communication.
Teachers' Desk Reference: Designing Effective Homework
August 1, 2019

Teachers' Desk Reference: Designing Effective Homework

This issue of Teachers' Desk Reference guides teachers through the challenges of homework assignment.
Teachers' Desk Reference: Family and Community Engagement
August 1, 2019

Teachers' Desk Reference: Family and Community Engagement

This issue of Teachers' Desk Reference provides practical strategies for involving family and community members as partners in education. It also provides valuable resources for increasing successful outcomes for all students.
Behavioral Health Services: An Introductory Guide for Educators
August 1, 2019

Behavioral Health Services: An Introductory Guide for Educators

This guide provides educators and administrators with an overview of information to assist in understanding Pennsylvania’s system of behavioral health services for children and their families.
Education Leader - Educational Benefit Review (EBR)
August 1, 2019

Education Leader - Educational Benefit Review (EBR)

School leaders are responsible for ensuring that each student is making significant progress toward Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals. This issue of Special Education Leader focuses on Educational Benefit Review (EBR), the process used to randomly sample IEPs and critically review them to determine whether the IEPs meet procedural compliance and are reasonably calculated to enable students to make progress.
Guidelines for Calculating Educational Environment for Federal Special Education Reporting
August 1, 2019

Guidelines for Calculating Educational Environment for Federal Special Education Reporting

The purpose of this document is to guide Individualized Education Program (IEP) teams in calculating the Educational Environment in Section VIII of the IEP, for PennData reporting.
Leadership in Literacy: Promoting Systemic Change to Build Success in Reading Achievement for ALL Students
August 1, 2019

Leadership in Literacy: Promoting Systemic Change to Build Success in Reading Achievement for ALL Students

This card describes training that is designed to ensure that principals deepen their understanding of the Science of Reading and Theoretical Models and promote and support their staff in increasing reading achievement for all students.
Online Training for Special Education Paraprofessionals
August 1, 2019

Online Training for Special Education Paraprofessionals

PaTTAN offers training for special education paraprofessionals online at http://pattan.framewelder.com. This fact sheet provides more information.

Currently, all PaTTAN publications are available online only. 

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