Michigan Association of Administrators of Special Education

MAASE is a statewide professional educational organization affiliated with the National Council of Administrators of Special Education and the Council for Exceptional Children. MAASE members are dedicated to the enhancement of the worth, dignity, potential, and uniqueness of each individual in society.

Those who receive special education services are individuals who possess basic rights and responsibilities, and who command respect at all times. Special education embraces the right to a free appropriate public education.

The Mission of MAASE is to provide leadership for the development and implementation of quality programs and services for students with disabilities within the total education community.

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President's Corner

MAASE President Brenda Tarsa
Brenda Tarsa

May 1, 2019

“I’m looking forward to the future, and feeling grateful for the past.” Mike Rowe

Living in the moment is an art form and when done well, it can give the illusion of time standing still. This is the advice I tried to heed when several Past Presidents of MAASE informed me the year would go by all too quickly and to enjoy every moment. Like a rollercoaster, this year was fast, exciting, and about to be over in a flash. The month of Ju... More[+]

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