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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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Op-Ed: What’s Ahead for Students With Learning Disabilities

Today, our President and CEO, Mimi Corcoran, penned an op-ed in Education Week about the challenges of supporting individuals with learning and attention issues under the Trump Administration, and urging policymakers to make effective strides toward legislation that will support all students. An excerpt of the piece is below. In recent months, the opportunities for … Continue reading Op-Ed: What’s Ahead for Students With Learning Disabilities

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