Programs for Students with Cognitive Impairment
Iosco RESA Special Education classrooms are designed to provide a special education program option for students who have or function as if they have moderate or severe cognitive impairment. The classrooms are located in local districts and the Iosco RESA administration building. Placement consideration should only be made following implementation of comprehensive intervention plans that have included curriculum modification and intensive intervention by special education personnel. Students participate in state assessments based upon alternate achievement standards. The program focus includes: Functional Academics, Daily Living and Productivity, Vocational Skills, Personal Care and Fitness, Communication, Mobility and Self-determination.