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Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
PO BOX 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(573) 751-4212 (Local)
(573) 751-8613 (Fax)
webreplyspe@dese.mo.gov
http://dese.mo.gov/divspeced/

Brief Description

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.
Geographic area served: Missouri.

Staff

Melodie Friedebach, Assistant Commissioner, Melodie.Friedebach@dese.mo.gov
D. Kent King, Commissioner, Division of Special Education, kking@mail.dese.state.mo.us

Services Offered

Services for Children

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Provides outreach services to public schools.
  • Early Intervention/Infant Services
    • Offers early intervention services through First Steps.
  • Education Services
    • Supervises administration of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Part B for children with disabilities age 3-21 in Missouri.

Services for Professionals

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides consultation, educational services.
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