Special Programs

This video is of a 3-year-old boy who is blind at Larson Learning Center exploring an ABC toy that has braille added to it.  He is in his 3rd month of preschool and it is wonderful to watch his progress!

Video of the Month


Bead Breathing with Katie Diez



HDESD Learning Labs has launched!

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HDESD Learning Labs

Learning Labs is a specially curated collection of resources and videos
to help better support our regional educators and students. Our intent
is to provide easy access to our best tools and resources whenever and wherever needed.


Upcoming Events


Services Provided may Include
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Consultation/Coaching
  • Direct Instruction
  • Evaluation
In Collaboration with

Provides Support to Eligible Students in 7 Counties


  • Deschutes
  • Crook
  • Harney
  • Jefferson
  • Gilliam
  • Wheeler
  • Sherman

Vision Statement
Collaborating to overcome barriers to achieve educational success.

Mission Statement
Increase educational access by providing specialized instruction and supports to districts, families, and students ages birth to 21.

Contact Information

High Desert Education Service District
Special Programs
Phone: 541.693.5700
Toll Free: 1.866.910.2833
Fax: 541.638.9648

Kira Fee

Executive Director of Special Education



Jan Colvin

CORP Office Manager