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Colleen Riley

Colleen Riley

Colleen Riley is the Director, Early Childhood, Special Education and Title Services at the Kansas State Department of Education. Her prior positions included Principal and Program Consultant in the Jordan School District, Director of Special Education for the Jordan School District I Sandy, Utah, and program director for birth-to-21 in the Tooele County School District in Utah. Ms. Riley is the current President of the National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE).

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Give Us the Ballot

Written by Mayowa Omokanwaye | 21 hours ago

I still remember my first time walking up to the voting booth. I was nearing the end of my third semester at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). I was tired and stressed from the usual grind of getting through the term. Usually, it took some work before I could make things feel “normal” and “simple.” … Continue reading Give Us the Ballot

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