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These messages are sent from DESE to providers and service coordinators through e-mail addresses provided to the Central Finance Office.  These messages are archived for the general public to review.

 


(12/09/14) Transition from First Steps to ECSE Frequently Asked Questions, Pam Thomas and Nancy Thomas NEW!

(07/02/14) State Performance Plan and OSEP's Evaluation of Missouri's Part C Program, First Steps, Stephen Barr NEW!

(06/25/14) Revisions to Part C Standards and Indicators, Pam Schroeder NEW!

(06/16/14) System Point of Entry (SPOE) Announcement, Pam Thomas NEW!

(05/29/14) New Guidance for Teletherapy, Pam Thomas NEW!

(05/14/14) 2014 Family Survey, Pam Thomas NEW!

(05/08/14) IMPORTANT: New First Steps Mileage Invoice, Pam Thomas NEW!

(05/05/14) Provider Explanation of Payments (EOP) available online, Pam Thomas NEW!

(04/17/14) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for First Steps Summer Third Birthday Services, Pam Thomas

(04/14/14) Webinars/Special Education/Changes in Transition from First Steps to ECSE Effective March 30, 2014 - REMINDER, Pam Thomas and Nancy Thomas

(04/07/14) Provider Explanation of Payments (EOP) available online, Pam Thomas

(03/31/14) Final State Regulations Implementing Part C of IDEA, Stephen Barr

(03/28/14) ECSE/First Steps/Updated Early Childhood Outcomes (ECO) Website, Pam Thomas

(03/26/14) Webinars/Special Education/Changes in Transition from First Steps to ECSE Effective March 30, 2014, Pam Thomas

(03/11/14) Important - Provider Agreement Requirement for 2014, Pam Thomas

(03/11/14) MoSPIN – Parent Education, Missouri School for the Blind 

(02/24/14) Webinars/Special Education/First Steps Summer Third Birthday Changes Effective March 30, 2014, Pam Thomas

(02/19/14) Webinars/Special Education/First Steps Summer Third Birthday Changes Effective March 30, 2014, Pam Thomas

(02/14/14) REMINDER: Public Comment Period for Part C Application for Federal Funds under IDEA, Pam Schroeder

(02/11/14) Save the Date/Webinar/Special Education/First Steps Summer Third Birthday Changes Effective March 30, 2014, Pam Thomas

(01/24/14) Part C State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report, Stephen Barr

(01/23/14) Request for Proposal (RFP) for System Point of Entry (SPOE) services, Pam Thomas

(01/15/14) Part C Application for Federal Funds under IDEA, Pam Schroeder

(12/17/13) Reimbursement Schedule for Calendar Year 2014, Pam Thomas

(11/15/13) First Steps billing manual on the web, Pam Thomas

(10/24/13) MoSPIN – Parent Education, Missouri School for the Blind

(10/22/13) Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C, Notice of Public Hearings and Public Comment Period - REMINDER, Pam Schroeder

(10/16/13) Transition from First Steps to ECSE Frequently Asked Questions, Pam Thomas and Pam Williams

(10/11/13) Free Course for Service Providers of Young Children with Visual Impairment, Missouri School for the Blind

(09/11/13) Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C, Notice of Public Hearings and Public Comment Period, Pam Schroeder

(08/07/13) REVISIONS to Special Education Compliance Part C Program Review Standards and Indicators Document, Pam Schroeder

(07/12/13) State Performance Plan and OSEP's Evaluation of Missouri's Part C Program, First Steps, Stephen Barr

(06/28/13) Level 5 Early Intervention Team training, Pam Thomas

(06/03/13) Updated Provider Enrollment Forms, Pam Thomas

(06/03/13) Final State Regulations Implementing Part C of IDEA, Stephen Barr

(05/10/13) First Steps Update, Pam Thomas

(05/09/13) ECSE/First Steps/Early Childhood Outcomes (ECO) Updated Questions and Answers Available Online, Pam Thomas and Pam Williams

(02/27/13) MoSPIN – Parent Education, Missouri School for the Blind

(02/27/13) REMINDER: Public Comment Period for Part C Application for Federal Funds under IDEA, Pam Schroeder

(02/25/13) Webinars/Special Education/First Steps Summer Third Birthday Changes Effective June 1, 2013, Pam Thomas

(01/29/13) Part C State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report (SPP/APR), Dr. Stephen Barr

(01/28/13) Part C Application for Federal Funds under IDEA, Pam Thomas

(01/23/13) Update on the Missouri Part C State Plan, Pam Thomas

(01/23/13) REMINDER: Webinars/Special Education/Early Childhood Outcomes (ECO) in First Steps and ECSE, Pam Thomas and Ginger Henry

(01/09/13) Updated Guidance on No-show visits, Pam Thomas

(01/07/13) Webinars/Special Education/Early Childhood Outcomes (ECO) in First Steps and ECSE, Pam Thomas and Ginger Henry

(12/07/12) Important:  No-show visits, Pam Thomas

(12/04/12) Special Instructors and Teaching Certificates, Pam Thomas

(11/30/12) Reimbursement Schedule for Calendar Year 2013, Pam Thomas

(11/28/12) Comment Period for Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C Ends 11/30/12 - REMINDER, Pam Schroeder

(10/31/12) Extension of the Comment Period for Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C, Pam Schroeder

(10/29/12) Transition from First Steps to ECSE Frequently Asked Questions, Pam Thomas and Bonnie Aaron

(10/29/12) Provider Rate Schedule has been Updated, Pam Thomas

(10/19/12) Important: WebSPOE System Update - Overview, Pam Thomas

(10/15/12) Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C and Notice of Public Hearings - REMINDER, Pam Schroeder

(10/09/12) Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C and Notice of Public Hearings - REMINDER, Pam Schroeder

(10/09/12) ECSE/First Steps/Early Childhood Outcomes (ECO) Materials Available Online, Pam Thomas and Pam Williams

(10/03/12) Webinars/Special Education/Transition from First Steps to ECSE, Pam Thomas and Bonnie Aaron

(09/18/12) Webinars/Special Education/Transition from First Steps to ECSE, Pam Thomas and Bonnie Aaron

(08/30/12) Proposed Changes to State Plan for Part C and Notice of Public Hearings, Pam Schroeder

(07/20/12) Autism Spectrum Disorders: Guide to Evidence-based Interventions, Stephen Barr

(07/02/12) State Performance Plan and OSEP's Evaluation of Missouri's Part C Program, Stephen Barr

(06/27/12) First Steps Announcement/Southwest Area Director, Pam Thomas

(03/26/12) Webinars/Special Education/Transition from First Steps to ECSE, Pam Thomas

(03/22/12) ECSE Parent Education - MoSPIN, Missouri School for the Blind 

(02/27/12) Revisions to Part C Standards and Indicators, Pam Schroeder 

(02/24/12) Webinars/Special Education/Transition from First Steps to ECSE, Pam Thomas 

(02/17/12) Important - Updated Provider Agreement Needed by April 2, 2012, Pam Thomas 

(02/08/12) Reminder: No-show visits, Pam Thomas 

(02/01/12) First Steps Online Training Modules - Revised, Pam Thomas 

(01/27/12) Public Hearing on the Part C (First Steps) New System of Payments Policy, Shelley Woods

(01/27/12) Part C State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report, Stephen Barr 

(01/20/12) Missouri First Steps System of Payments Policy, Pam Schroeder

(01/20/12) Part C Application, Pam Schroeder

(01/17/12) Reminder:  Mileage invoice and payment, Pam Thomas

(01/12/12) Addressing Challenges with EIT Implementation – QA document, Pam Thomas

(01/06/12) Assessment and Administering the DAYC – new document online, Pam Thomas