This program provides assistance to charter schools in providing a free and appropriate education for students with special needs. Technical assistance can be provided through consultation by phone, email, fax or written correspondence.

In addition, Region 10 ESC assists with monthly charter school special education administrators meetings and other services.

Several states permitted charter schools in 1991 while the state of Texas passed legislation to establish charters in 1995. Charter schools offer an additional choice of public education. Their purpose is to improve student learning and encourage different and innovative learning methods. Like traditional schools, charter schools are monitored and accredited under the statewide testing and accountability system.


Special Education Leadership Meetings & Resources

The Region 10 Charter School Resource Checkout System allows for resources to be checked out, used and returned. View our current list of materials.

To check out materials:

  1. Download the Charter Special Education Materials Checkout Form.

  2. Fill out all information excluding the boxed information (Filled Out at Region 10).

  3. Email or fax to the contacts listed on the Charter Special Education Checkout Form.

  4. Once we receive your form and verify that the requested item(s) are available, we will contact you and schedule a date for the items to be picked up and returned. It is up to the charter school to pick up the requested item(s) from and return the item(s) to Region 10.

Materials can be picked up and returned to:

Region 10 ESC
Attn:  Karen Slaughter
904 Abrams Road
Richardson, TX 75081


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