Department of Special Education
Nassau County’s leader in special education services
The Nassau BOCES Department of Special Education is the premier provider of special education services in the region, delivering individualized instruction to over 1,800 students at 10 Nassau BOCES special education schools throughout the county.
Diversified special education programs to prepare students with moderate or severe learning, emotional, behavioral, physical, vision, hearing, developmental, and all other disability categories for college and career readiness, adult services and supported employment are offered in a caring, supportive, student centered environment that empowers every student to reach their maximum potential.
Susan McNulty, Assistant to the Superintendent
Joanna Malament, Assistant Director
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Join the Nassau BOCES Special Education team, now offering $125 per day to teacher aides. “Every day I see my students make strides, gain life skills and independence. I love seeing them happy,” says Ms. Trauber, an 11-year veteran Teacher Aide at the Nassau BOCES Rosemary Kennedy School in North Bellmore.