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
MD Coordinator
Stacy Faller
Special Education Supervisor for
Fort Recovery Schools
Diana Spencer
Special Education Supervisor for
Parkway Schools

Kathy Portz
Special Education Supervisor for
St. Henry Schools
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