Wednesday, July 19, 2017

UCF program for families with special-needs children gets national award

Leah Reider (Director of Special Education) and Shannon Brown (Supervisor of Special Education) presented on U-PRISE at the 2017 Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Annual Conference.

An innovative program that unites families who have children with special needs got a national award recently, but for the two women who started U-PRISE in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District, the main point was to simply help families.

District Administration Magazine honors outstanding programs from school districts around the world, and this year, U-CF was named a “District of Distinction” for the U-PRISE program. The magazine is the most widely read publication for school district leaders nationwide.

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