Denver now offers its gifted-and-talented program at three schools - Baker, Place and Smiley - so students get special instruction near home. But Barbara Neyrinck, head of gifted-and-talented programs for Denver Public Schools, said the teaching programs materials need to be consolidated to make them teaching stronger, more of a priority and more appealing School administrators proposed creating an expanded special education program for high school students Wednesday in response to the rising costs of out-of-district placements. The goal is to keep special education materials students in the district, Superintendent Randy Bell said. The program, proposed during the School Board’s business meeting, would target high school students and involve both Hudson and Litchfield. The biggest area of the special education budget is out-of-district costs, said Leslie Derbyshire, special services director. In addition to tuition costs,
it is often expensive to transport students to other towns, she said. Several high school students are being educated outside the towns. A number of students requiring additional services recently moved into the district, increasing costs, Derbyshire said. teaching The special education budget currently has an $87,000 deficit, she said. That’s why I proposed the budget the way I did tonight. materials So we won’t have the same situation next year,” Derbyshire said after the meeting. The proposal is still being developed. Officials have to determine whether the program would be housed at Alvirne High School in Hudson or Campbell High School. There may not be enough room at Alvirne, Derbyshire said. The School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to throw out its provisional custody policy unless a court orders the policy restored. I think teaching we did the right thing because this was getting out of hand," said School Board member Doug Hillensbeck,
all political stripes, including long-standing Tories - are hoping their grassroots materials movement will bring about teaching a groundswell of support. The full-page ad reads, in part: ``Large classes. Fewer special education classes. Reduced library staff. Fewer arts programs . . . Does materials this sound like your school?'''' The first one appears in today''s Star. The funding formula is not meeting needs of kids in Toronto, or anywhere,'''' said teaching Joanne Pauli, speaking on behalf of the newly formed Friends of Public She has three children, one at North Toronto Collegiate. Most of materials the parents have some teaching connection to the collegiate; the idea for the ad campaign came out of a parent council meeting. The one-size-fits-all formula isn''t really fitting anyone at all,'''' Pauli said. In 1998, materials the provincial government seized control of education spending, taking away individual boards'' ability to raise their own taxes depending on their needs. It now spends $13.4 billion a year.
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