Requirements to Participate in START K-12 Intensive Training

To participate, a school system must do the following:

  1. Submit an application to the START office  -
         2014-15 K-12 Intensive Training Application - Oakland Schools (.doc)
           2014-15 K-12 Intensive Training Application - NAN RCN (.doc)

    * Please note that for the 2014-15 academic year the K-12 Intensive Training is restricted to Oakland Schools and the counties that are part of the NAN RCN.

  2. Assemble a team comprised of 5-7 school professionals around a target student with ASD.  Teams can include, but are not limited to, the general education teacher, special education teacher, school psychologist, school social worker, provider of speech and language, occupational therapist, ISD or school administrator.  Each team should include the parent(s) of the target student.
  3. Facilitate and coordinate the logistics of the intensive training.
  4. Assemble a group of professionals who can serve as  Trainer/Coaches in the years following intensive training.
  5. Connect with or develop as a Regional Collaborative Network.

Training costs including the presenters, materials, and resources are provided at no cost to the district.  District responsibilities include costs of professional time away from the classroom or other responsibilities, the costs for a training facility, and refreshments and/or lunch for participants.


Page last modified April 8, 2014