Priming the Pipeline for Local Special Education Administrators: Approaches and Perspectives from the Field

Skilled special education administrators fill a unique role on behalf of special educators and their students.  Dr. Tom Bellamy (University of Washington, Bothell) provide background on the need in this area and discuss approaches to addressing shortage and pipeline issues for local special education administrators.  He is joined by Dr. Luann Purcell (CEC Council for Administrators of Special Education) and Dr. Bill East (National Association of State Directors of Special Education) to provide insights on behalf of each of their respective constituents.


Tom Bellamy,

Goodlad Institute, University of Washington Bothell

Luann Purcell,
CEC Council for Administrators of Special Education

Bill East,
National Director of State Directors of Special Education

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