Special Education Supervision in District

Special Education Services in the District

Special Education Supervisors focus on learning and supporting the work of all of your staff and students.
  • Assist in the formulation of a philosophy and objectives for the special education  programs. Keep abreast of developments in special education, and determine their appropriateness for inclusion in the district’s educational program 
  • Coordinate the development and evaluation of the special education curriculum, instruction and assessment. Study, evaluate, and, recommend materials, teaching aids, equipment, and programs to improve instruction
  • Ensure special education compliance
  • Provide teachers with counsel and assistance regarding the instructional programs and educational environment for special needs children
  • Plan and facilitate educational in-services for special education staff as directed by the district superintendent
  • Represent the district at local, state and regional activities/committees as directed by the superintendent
  • Maintain liaison and active participation with educational leaders in special education at the local, state, regional, and national level
  • Recommend needed changes in policy appropriate to assigned areas
  • Attend meetings and in-services as appropriate (RTI, IEP, 504) and act as a liaison between special education teachers, general education teachers, administrators, and parents.
  • Assist with student referrals, observations, screenings and the identification procedure.  
  • Assist the superintendent in determining staffing needs and selecting personnel for special education programs.
  • Assist the superintendent/transportation director of the district served with transportation needs for special education students as requested.
  • Work with other district leaders to support a comprehensive MTSS/RtI process

Special Education Supervisors

Amy Bihn
Special Education Coordinator
Serving Low-Incidence population
Stacy Faller
Special Education Supervisor
Serving Fort Recovery Schools
High-Incidence population 
Kristen Ruffer
Special Education Supervisor
Serving St. Henry Schools
High-Incidence population 
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