NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New York Council of Administrators of Special Education (NYCASE) has established the "Special Education Administrator of the Year" Award to recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and accomplishment for the benefit of students with disabilities. The award was announced at the 2016 NYCASE Summer Institute at the Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga Springs New York. The 2016 NYCASE Special Education Administrator of the year award recipient is Yvette Goorevitch, Director of Special and Alternative Education for the City School District of New Rochelle.
Mrs Goorevitch has spent close to 40 years in public education dedicated to working with students with disabilities and their families. Mrs.Goorevitch has been the Director of Special and Alternative Education for the City School District of New Rochelle for over 25 years.