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The amazing STEP Basic Rights Workshop is available online!

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TEIS (TN Early Intervention System) Update – April 2020

April 1, 2020

The TEIS Update is out from the Tennessee Department of Education. To read…

Why Some Kids Struggle With Spelling

March 31, 2020

When you look at your child’s writing, how many spelling mistakes do you…

Skills Kids Need for Different Math Subjects

March 31, 2020

Geometry. Algebra. Statistics. Different types of math require different skills. That’s why a…

Upcoming Events




Hamilton County Information Exchange Series

For Families, Caregivers, and Educators of Children and Youth with Disabilities You are invited to attend a series of Information Exchange Sessions. Sessions will address: HCDE Vision and Updates from Dr. Justin Robertson, Chief Schools Officer…

  • 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Central High School, 5728 TN-58, Harrison, TN 37341




STEP, Inc. Presents: An Overview of IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) Virtual Training

This condensed introduction to Special Education is designed for professionals and parents or caregivers of children in special education or that might need special education. You will gain an overview of special education, including how…

  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Online




STEP, Inc. presenta: La Ley para la Educación de los Individuos con Discapacidades Una visión general de IDEA La Capacitación Virtual

Venga y obtenga conocimientos en la Ley de Educación Especial, incluyendo su papel en el desarrollo del Programa Individualizado de Educación (IEP). Regístrese con anticipación para esta capacitación virtual http://bit.ly/IDEA_6P_Virtual_20200421 Después de registrarse, recibirá un…

  • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Online




STEP Inc. at LaPaz Chattanooga

Offers support services in the school system.  Located in the offices of the LA PAZ CHATTANOOGA, 1402 Bailey Avenue, Chattanooga, TN. Available the last Friday of each month – In Spanish! This service is focused on…

  • 12:00pm - 2:30pm
  • LaPaz Chattanooga, 1402 Bailey Avenue, Chattanooga, TN
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