Regional Specialist

Regional Special Education Training Specialists (RSETS) provide training and informational regional training sessions relating to special education requirements and effective practices.  We serve to improve instructional practices and outcomes of students with disabilities by providing a coordinated system of high quality technical assistance, information dissemination and professional development within a four BOCES region:
  • Madison-Oneida BOCES
  • Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES
  • Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES
  • Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES
Regional Special Education
Training Specialist 
Kristin Capotosto has been in the RSETS position for approximately 10 years. She brings expertise in the area of special education and effective practices for teachers. She has a Master’s degree in Special Education: Varying Exceptionalities. She was a Resource Room teacher and CPSE/CSE Chairperson.  Kristin provides information, training & technical assistance through regional training sessions relating to special education
regulations and effective practices.
Key Links:

The Role of the Committee on Special Education in Relation to the Common Core Learning Standards

Parents of Students with Disabilities: Curriculum Instruction toward the Common Core Learning Standards

Upcoming Workshops
For a full listing of upcoming trainings with the RSETS, please visit the Madison-Oneida BOCES website