Appalachia Intermediate Unit 08 - Special Education General Office Blair Co - Duncansville, PA - Phone: (814) 695-5643
Appalachia Intermediate Unit 08 - Special Education Pre School Blair Co - Duncansville, PA - Phone: (814) 695-5651
Appalachia Intermediate Unit 08 - Special Education Supervisors and Psychologists - Duncansville, PA - Phone: (814) 695-5644
The education of students with special needs in a way that addresses the students' individual differences and needs is Special Academic Education in Duncansville. It involves individually planned and systematically monitored arrangement of teaching procedures, equipment and materials, accessible settings and other interventions designed to help learners with special needs achieve success. In Duncansville, the term special education is generally used to specifically indicate instruction of students whose special needs reduce their ability to learn independently or in an ordinary classroom.
Children who may have been diagnosed with some kind of mental retardation, brain damage or may have a developmental disorder such as visual or hearing disabilities, are the ones identified as candidates with special needs.