The Reading Excellence and Demonstration of Success (READS) Initiative ended June 30, 2006. Some activities funded through this initiative and through the EOCA Initiative were continued under the Responsive Education for All Children (REACH) Initiative.
Procurement is the complete process of obtaining goods and services, including preparing and processing a requisition, receiving goods or services, and payment. The procurement process includes any kind of purchase and entails using purchase orders and contracts.
The critical shortage of personnel in speech and language pathology has created significant challenges for local school districts trying to fill speech and language pathology vacancies and their ability to provide speech and language services to students with disabilities.