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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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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.
A Parent Guide to the Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment
January 31, 2019

A Parent Guide to the Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment

This publication provides answers to frequently asked questions about the PASA.
Annotated Positive Behavior Support Plan
November 1, 2018

Annotated Positive Behavior Support Plan

For a student with an Individualized Education Program (IEP), the positive behavior support plan is integrated within the IEP document. However, while focusing on behavioral interventions, the team may find it helpful to develop all components of the plan at one time. For this reason, the annotated positive behavior support plan includes relevant components of Section VI of the IEP document: program modifications and specifically designed instruction, related services, and supports for school personnel provided for the child. These may serve as reminders for the IEP team to consider in designing the positive behavior support plan.
Help Me Grow
June 1, 2018

Help Me Grow

This Early Intervention child find brochure is a statewide public awareness document utilized by all Infant/Toddler that includes information describing Early Intervention tracking services. The brochure can be used with early care and education providers, physicians, and other child referral agencies. Additional copies are available through Early Intervention Technical Assistance (EITA) by contacting Audrey Shuey at ashuey@pattan.net.

 
Manifestation Determination Worksheet
June 1, 2018

Manifestation Determination Worksheet

A Manifestation Determination is a process, required by the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA 2004), which is conducted when considering the exclusion of a student with a disability that constitutes a change of placement.
Secondary Transition: Entitlement vs. Eligibility (Spanish)
May 22, 2019

Secondary Transition: Entitlement vs. Eligibility (Spanish)

This fact sheet provides an explanation of the difference between entitlement for services and eligibility for services. Available in English and Spanish.
 
Secondary Transition: Entitlement vs. Eligibility
August 1, 2018

Secondary Transition: Entitlement vs. Eligibility

This fact sheet provides an explanation of the difference between entitlement for services and eligibility for services. Available in English and Spanish.
Secondary Transition: Customized Employment (Spanish)
May 22, 2019

Secondary Transition: Customized Employment (Spanish)

This fact sheet describes the process of customized employment for students with disabilities. Available in English and Spanish.
Secondary Transition: Customized Employment
April 1, 2019

Secondary Transition: Customized Employment

This fact sheet explains the process of customized employment for students with disabilities. Available in English and Spanish. 
Secondary Transition: Exploring the Options of a Two- or Four-Year College
April 1, 2018

Secondary Transition: Exploring the Options of a Two- or Four-Year College

This fact sheet provides information for students with disabilities who would like to attend college.

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