Serving the counties of Baldwin, Hancock, Johnson, Putnam, Washington & Wilkinson

New Special Education Teacher Academy (PL2021-60)
Hours: 45.00 / Tuition: $0
Status: EXTENDED / Maximum Size: 50
Instructor: Dawn Howell
Date: 7/20/2021 thru 3/29/2022 Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: - Blended Model Tennille, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 7/19/2021


Course Description
Participants will learn the basic skills needed for success as a new teacher of students with disabilities. Topics will include writing a compliant IEP, using High Leverage Practices (HLP’s) and Specially Designed Instruction (SDI) in the teaching process, and navigating the TKES process successfully as a teacher of students with disabilities.

Target Audience: Classroom Teachers

Class Notes

 Dates for the Academy

July 20, 2021 (9 - 3)
August 10, 2021 Virtual (4:30-6:45)
August 24, 2021 (4:30 – 9:00)
September 14, 2021 Virtual (4:30-6:45)
September 21, 2021 (4:30 – 9:00)
October 26, 2021 (4:30 – 9:00)
November 16, 2021 Virtual (4:30 – 6:45)
December 14, 2021 (4:30 - 9:00)
January 25, 2022 (4:30 – 9:00)
February 22, 2022 (4:30 – 9:00)
March 15, 2022 (4:30 – 9:00)
March 29, 2022 Virtual (4:30-6:45)


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Substitute Training has a different registration and cancellation policy.

Registration Policy
Registration for courses must be received prior to the registration deadline. Your registration status will remain pending until we have received approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator and registration fee. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. 

If you choose PERSONAL PAY as your payment method, you must submit a money order or cashier's check to pay for this class prior to the first day of class.

If you choose DISTRICT/SYSTEM PAY as your payment method, the district must submit a system check to pay for the class. Please make payable to Oconee RESA and send to address below.

Oconee RESA 
206 South Main Street
Tennille, GA 31089

Withdrawal/Cancellation Policy
Notification of cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received before the registration deadline. Withdrawals/Cancellations received after the registration deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be refundable. 


206 South Main Street
Tennille, Georgia 31089

Phone: 478-552-5178

     Dr. Hayward Cordy
     Executive Director
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Oconee RESA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or disability.