Building Powerful Special Education Practices
The Blueprint is a training curriculum that provides a variety of products and services to help your organization maximize student educational benefits of their IEP. The program emphasizes aligning well- developed IEP goals and objectives to State Standards using specially designed instruction and collaboration to create individualized programs in the least restrictive environment.
The Blueprint can increase the achievement and success of students with disabilities by:
The CREC Resource Group provides a variety of services and products to help maximize student educational benefits. These services include training in the educational benefit of the IEP, specially designed instruction, inclusion and collaboration, and transition planning.
Supporting educators with quality professional development have never been easier or more flexible. If you are looking to support a single person or your entire staff, CREC has the expert solution.
CREC offers several customizable delivery options for training in the Blueprint with:
A certified CREC Blueprint trainer will come to your school or district and present any of the Blueprint Modules
CREC's Blueprint curriculum specialists can work with you to create virtual trainings in a webinar or online learning format for any of the Blueprint Module Topics. Past Webinars have covered a variety of Special Education topics, including Universal Design for Learning, Research-Based Interventions, and Executive Functioning.
Build capacity within your organization to train staff using the nationally recognized Blueprint curriculum
Special education and related services personnel can receive coaching, mentoring, modeling, and retraining from CREC experts
Let CREC work with you to customize a module that can address your district's unique training needs
This professional development module series helps raise the achievement of students with disabilities by matching specially designed instruction with well written, meaningful, measurable IEP goals and objectives that are aligned with the Common Core Standards. The modules address academic achievement and functional performance, standards-based goals and objectives, instructional planning, data collection, and progress monitoring. They can be tailored to specific needs within the district or school. Job-embedded technical assistance is also available to ensure sustainable change in teacher practice. Districts can build their capacity to provide this training through CREC's certification program if desired.
Module 1: Defining Present Levels of Academic Achievement
Module 2: Writing Standards-Based IEPs
Module 3: Creating Instruction from the State Standards for Special Education and Related Services
Module 4: Collecting Data and Monitoring the IEP Progress
The Blueprint is a training curriculum that addresses the planning and implementation of programs and services for students with disabilities and/or who are English Language Learners.
This popular certification program provides professional developers with materials to train staff in constructing Standards-Based Individual Education Programs (IEPs) for maximum student educational benefit. The focus is on linking well developed IEPs to the State Standards, data, specially designed instruction, and related services.
CREC offers twelve hours of curriculum in four modules:
Administrators, general and special education teachers, and related staff personnel.
Two days of certification training, and a Video of a successful Blueprint presentation.
Participants will receive materials for presenting Modules 1-4 (over 15 hours of training), including PowerPoint, handouts, guidelines, online resources, and presentation tips. Membership to the Blueprint Consortium also includes updates to materials, current resources, and online assistance.
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