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Dr. John Hussman of the Hussman Institute and Dr. Katherine Holman of Towson University developed a series of open-access training modules in partnership with the Maryland State Department of Education to offer systematic training and support for school-based professionals who work with students with disabilities.  These modules cover topics including disability awareness, essential dispositions such as the presumption of competence, individualized education plans, least restrictive environment and other central concepts in special education, key roles and responsibilities, student engagement, communication strategies, positive behavior supports, instructional adaptations, sensory accommodations, strategies to support meaningful inclusion and relationships, and more.  To access the modules, please visit: https://www.scaffolds.org/learn/special-educator-training-modules/