Innovative Special Education Services (ISES) provides a variety of services that address charter schools' responsibilities to children with disabilities. ISES is the largest Special Education Directorship provider in Minnesota, serving more than 80 charter and non-traditional schools in the state.
Our mission is to provide exceptional special education leadership, ensuring appropriate programming and educational success for students with disabilities.
What's taking place at ISES and the schools we support
MDE Announces 21 Charter “Reward Schools”
After releasing updated Multiple Measurement Ratings (MMR) based on 2014 assessment data, The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has recognized the highest-performing 15 percent of Title I schools in the state as "Reward Schools." Congratulations to these "Reward Schools"...
MDE's Division of Compliance and Assistance offers Professional Development and Training Opportunities
The Minnesota Department of Education’s (MDE) Division of Compliance and Assistance will offer several trainings throughout the 2014-2015 school year.
Training topics include Restrictive Procedures: Overview for Individual Districts, Section 504, and Targeted Technical Assistance: Navigating Annual Goals and Short-Term Objectives.
School holds first class reunion in its 22-year history
Rochester Off-Campus Charter High School has graduated more than 400 students in the school’s 22-year history. Last Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, the school hosted its first class reunion. Read more...