New Special Services Director Hired for Kirksville School District

The Kirksville Board of Education has hired a new Special Services Director of the Kirksville School District. In a press release, the board says Mrs. Jennifer Meyer will officially take over her duties beginning July 1st.
Meyer has served as the Director of the Early Childhood Learning Center since 2010. The board credits her leadership for helping the ECLC become a model for the entire State of Missouri of how a high functioning early childhood center should operate.The new position of Director of Special Services will blend the former duties of the special education director with oversight of the English Language Learners, Homeless, and Migrant Education programs. In addition, Meyer will serve as the liaison between the school district and the Missouri Department Elementary and Secondary Education for all required special education services and communications.