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Ginny Osewalt

Expert Engagement Manager

As expert engagement manager, Ginny oversees the communication between Understood’s roster of experts and our users both onsite and on social channels. Ginny is a former public school elementary  and special education teacher and has taught students in general education, inclusion, resource room and self-contained settings. She was also a long-standing member of the intervention and referral services team in her building.

Ginny received her teaching certification through the New Jersey Alternate Route Program and later earned her Teacher of Students with Disabilities certification. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology.

 

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Statement from Mimi Corcoran on U.S. Department of Education Investigation into Denial of Special Education for Thousands in Texas

WASHINGTON–For years, countless children with disabilities in Texas have been denied services they are guaranteed by law under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Yesterday’s findings from the U.S. Department of Education’s (USED) Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) confirm the serious and systemic failure to serve children under IDEA that has taken place … Continue reading Statement from Mimi Corcoran on U.S. Department of Education Investigation into Denial of Special Education for Thousands in Texas

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