RESA ONE

400 Neville Street
Beckley, WV 25801
Phone: (304)256-4712
Fax: (304)256-4683

Welcome to RESA 1 Special Education!

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The Special Education component of RESA 1 is for the improvement of special programs for students with disabilities and gifted learners in the six counties.

Responsible for the following Activities

  • Assist county school districts in the development and improvement of services to exceptional learners
  • Assist counties in the development and revision of procedures used to implement the state and federal laws related to special education
  • Assist counties in helping parents to become full partners in the education process of their exceptional child
  • Assist counties in improving the effectiveness of the school level decision making process used to refer children to special education programs
  • Assist counties in improving teaching skills of teachers involved in the specially designed instruction for exceptional learners
  • Assist counties in improving teaching skills of teachers involved in the specially designed instruction for exceptional learners

Responsible for the following Activities

  • Students will meet challenging standards of achievement through appropriate integration and access to the general curriculum.
  • Students with exceptionalities will be prepared for post secondary environments (employment, education, community and home) of their choice.
  • Schools will provide high quality services to meet the needs of students and families.
  • The yearly implementation of these activities reflects the on-going commitment by the six counties of RESA 1 to provide quality programming services for exceptional learners.