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John H. Hager, Assistant Secretary
Office of Special Education & Rehabilitive Services
POTOMAC CENTER PLAZA
550 12th Street, SW, Room 5107
Washington, DC 20065
 
Margaret Spellings
U.S. Secretary of Education
Room 7W301
FOB-6
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20202
U.S. Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights

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550 12th Street, SW
Washington, D.C. 20202-1100
The First Lady Laura Bush
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, DC 20500
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202-456-6266
Henry Johnson, Assistant Secretary, Elementary and Secondary Education
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
400 Maryland Ave., SW, FOB-6
Washington, DC 20202
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President George W. Bush
Office of the President
202-456-1414
Office of the Chief of Staff
202-456-6798
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Office of the Vice President
202-456-2326
Office of the Vice President
202-456-6605
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United States Senate
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United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC 20515

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In Pennsylvania

  •   Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR)
    Coordinates and manages the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s special education. Resources for parents and educational agencies to resolve disputes concerning the identification, evaluation, educational placement, or the provision of a free appropriate public education for students with disabilities, students who are gifted and children with disabilities served by the early intervention system.
    Due Process system and Appeals Panel decisions

  •  PA's Basic Education Circulars (BEC)
    BEC's provide guidance from the Department of Education relating to the Pennsylvania School Code, state board of education regulations and standards, and federal law and regulations.


Help for Families and Advocates
Call the ConsultLine 

1-800-879-2301   
Pennsylvania Department of Education Bureau of Special Education
(Regulations & Complaint system)

Governor Ed Rendell
225 Main Capitol
Harrisburg, PA 17120
John Tommasini
Bureau of Special Special Education

333 Market St
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
Pa Right to Education Task Force
Bureau of Special Education
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
Secretary of Education
Gerald L. Zahorchak, D.Ed

333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
Diane Castelbuono, Deputy Secretary
Office for Elementary and Secondary Education

333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
Nancy Hopkins, Executive Director
ACLU of PA
PO Box 40008
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-592-1513
Pa Protection & Advocacy
The Philadelphia Building
1315 Walnut St., Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107–4798
Steve Suroviec, Executive Director
The Arc Pennsylvania

101 South 2nd Street
Suite 8
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Education Law Center - PA
1315 Walnut Street, 4th Floor,
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Special Education Advisory Panel (SEAP)
Michael Burk, SEAP chair

Pennsylvania Department of Education
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126
Kevin Casey, Deputy Secretary
Office of Mental Retardation

PA Department of Public Welfare
PO Box 2675
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2575
Senator Rick J. Santorum
Landmarks Bldg.
100 W. Station Sq. Dr., Ste. 250
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
 
Senator Arlen Specter
600 Arch Street, Suite 9400
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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