• The Special Education Department in Edgewood Independent School District is unique in the services and support it provides parents.    The department has a designated community and school specialist who can assist parents with questions regarding local resources, evaluation processes, campus procedures, and who may also serve as a mediator between parents and campus staff.   The Parent/School/Community Specialist also facilitates monthly trainings for parents specific to the needs of special education students and may also serve as interpreter for Spanish speaking parents at Annual, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) meetings.  All services provided by the department are set to support parents in their development of special education knowledge and their involvement in their children’s planning for today and the future.