Special Education Listserv
Subject: FY11 Cooperative Grant Opportunity
Source: Funds Management Section
Intended Audience: Special Education Directors and Superintendents
Date: April 28, 2010
The Division of Special Education has funding available to assist districts in forming NEW special education cooperatives. The purpose of a co-op agreement is to provide a variety of special education services, especially therapies and consultative services that are limited in the serving area. Applications for all K-12 special education co-ops will be considered, however, preference will be given to districts forming a Deaf/Hard of Hearing and/or Blind/Visually Impaired cooperative.
Services are not limited to a self-contained setting, but may also include itinerant staff who travel among member districts to provide consultation, instruction, and/or therapy.
Applications are due by June 30, 2010.
Complete details about this opportunity are available on the Division's website under Funds Management at: http://dese.mo.gov/divspeced/Finance/cooperativesindex.html. Please call Angie Nickell with questions at (573)526-5283 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.