Melvin J. Larson Education Center
Center for Disability Services’ School Program was recognized by the National Association of Special Education Teachers as a 2014—2015 School of Excellence for the third consecutive year. According to Dr. Roger Pierangelo and Dr. George Giuliani, Executive Directors of NASET, “The recognition as a NASET School of Excellence is bestowed on private special education schools that have met rigorous professional criteria and have demonstrated truly exceptional dedication, commitment and achievement in the field of special education.”
Successful Attainment of Goals
Underlying all interactions with students is an evidence based approach called Positive Behavior Supports© which leads to successful attainment of goals.
Only CDS offers an educational experience of this caliber in Will and surrounding counties. Professionally qualified and licensed personnel possess the expertise and knowledge to provide experiences that make a difference in the life of a child and help them progress with their educational goals and objectives.