Special Education Trainer

Special Educator Trainers 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 and Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES.

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


Professional Development Opportunities

Please reference our calendar below for upcoming trainings provided by our specialists. All event information, including how to register, is included in the event details. We look forward to working with you!

Click here! Please double check workshop location before registering, as we offer trainings at multiple sites.

Kristin Capotosto
Kristin Capotosto

Kristin Capotosto has been a Special Education Trainer 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.