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    Special Education - Support Programs and Services

    This office reports to Special Education and is part of the Chief of Special Education and Student Services Division.

    Contact Information

    John Carroll Administration Building
    1400 Nalley Terrace
    Landover, MD 20785
    301-618-8300

    Keith Blackson
    Coordinating Supervisor
    keith.blackson@pgcps.org

    Areas of Responsibility

    The Office of Programs and Services provides services to and on behalf of eligible students, birth to 21, with developmental and physical disabilities who receive special education or have 504 Plans. Support programs include: Adapted Physical Education, the Bilingual Assessment Team, (BAT), Deaf and Hard of Hearing services, Vision services and Assistive Technology services. Related Services include Audiology, Occupational and Physical Therapy and Speech Language Pathology. Support programs and related services address specific student needs through the use of pre-referral consultations, assessments, interventions and/or supports to school teams for program planning and training. Support programs and related services can provide strategies, accommodations, and technical support as well as monitoring and maintenance of any equipment to enhance the student’s ability to access and participate in his/her educational program.