ASSISTANT DIRECTOR :: Sherry H. Thomas
DIVISION MISSION :: The mission of the Exceptional Children Division is to ensure that students with disabilities develop intellectually, physically, emotionally, and vocationally through the provision of an appropriate individualized education program in the least restrictive environment.
- 67th Annual Conference on Exceptional Children Call for Proposals and Poster Displays are now open.
More information can be found on the 2017 Conference page.
- Adopted NC Math 1A&B Extended Content Standards
- IDEA Part B State Grant Application 2017
Approved - Specific Learning Disabilities Changes to Policies Governing Children with Disabilities
For Your Information
The Role of Related Service Personnel
This 14-minute video describes the role of school psychologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech language pathologist working in public
schools. School-based practitioners and an Exceptional Children Director describe how educationally relevant evaluations are conducted, how IEP teams decide
the need for services, and how interventions for students with disabilities occur in the least restrictive school environment.