Strategic Planning at SASED

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Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Mission…  is to maximize student outcomes 

Vision…  is to be the innovative leader that inspires, creates and  implements best practices in education for all 


  • all students can learn. 
  • independence, dignity and equity are the rights of all. 
  • to best serve students, we develop and sustain collaborative relationships.


  • is student centered, solution focused, and considers the unique identities of students that provides equity and inclusion.
  • is data informed, standards-aligned, evidence based, rigorous, and high quality.
  • prepares students to lead enriched and productive lives within their  communities. 


  • through ongoing professional development to equip educators with best practice skills and competencies. 
  • by influencing and implementing federal and state mandates for special and general education. 
  • by being a resource for new research and initiatives in education.
  • through partnerships which value the diversity and perspectives of stakeholders. 

Strategic Plan Priority Areas for 2023-2027

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High Quality Staffing

Goals are to recruit and retain employees through strategic actions

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Exemplary Programs and Services

Goals are to enhance access, equity and opportunity to programs and reduce opportunity gaps, provide training, needs assessment and other strategies

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Goals are to develop, implement and continually evaluate communications plans and create written procedures for all SASED constitutents

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Maintain fiscal responsibility through investigating organizational efficiencies, updating procedures and billing structures and developing master facility plan