Colleen Meland, M.A., Program Specialist
Colleen has been a Program Specialist for the East Valley SELPA for the past 16 years and brings 18 years of classroom experience, having taught both general education and special education classes. She worked as a Special Day Class Instructor and a Resource Specialist. Colleen enjoys supporting teachers with their varied classroom needs. She has a particular interest in supporting the Transition Partnership Project (TPP) and Adult Transition Programs. Colleen’s support role includes Parent trainings, staff development, school bus drivers, assessing students’ needs in the use of Assistive Technology (AT) and Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) devices.