ESD 112 Special Education ESA Members
Meeting Special Needs
The ESA 112 Special Education ESA provides special education services to children with disabilities in 26 member districts across the region and state. The ESA is unique in Washington State, providing all special education services including planning, delivering, monitoring, evaluating, and supervising specially designed programs to meet the needs of children identified with disabilities.
The ESA hires highly qualified professionals and supervises all special education staff including all teachers, paraeducators, coordinators, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech language pathologists, and school psychologists, as well as budgeting and expending resources for member districts. The ESA operates programs that are consistent with school district and building goals and provides focused knowledge and expertise in research-based, best practices in special education.