​​“Finding exemplary professional development for teachers who work with students with moderate to severe disabilities can be challenging.  Dr. Donaghy’s workshops and follow up coaching helped our teachers & paras find the links between Common Core Standards, academic content, research based instructional practices and daily lesson plans grounded in functional activities.” 
                                                                                          Lorna Gilbert, Ed. D., Director, Special Services
                                                                                          San Benito County Office of Education

"Tana is the special education guru, she inspires teachers to do their very best when educating ALL children. Tana's coaching has changed the lives of the kids in the classrooms she has coached and worked with!!" 
                                                                                          Allison Haynes, Instructional Specialist, Pasadena USD

Tana is so knowledgeable and engaging!  Workshop participants always leave with practical skills, applicable resources, and renewed excitement about moving their instruction to the next level.  The best special education presenter that we have ever had! 

                                                                         Amy Capurro, Coordinator of Special Education, San Lorenzo USD




tools to assist with creating positive learning environment, and standards based programming  

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Opportunities and information on all aspects of Professional Development including and not limited to districts, county offices of education, special education local planning agencys, states, collaboratives, and community advisory committees..


Professional Development