|About||CCIU is a dynamic educational service agency providing quality, innovative and cost-effective programs to enhance the lives of students and the community.|
The Chester County Intermediate Unit is a dynamic educational service agency providing quality, innovative and cost-effective programs to enhance the lives of students and members of our communities.
In support of the mission, the Intermediate Unit holds the following beliefs:
Customer Service: We do everything with the goal of exceeding our customers' expectations.
Partnership: We work collaboratively with our partners.
Leadership: We accept a leadership role in serving the needs of our communities.
Innovation: We promote change to meet evolving needs and foster innovation.
Advocacy: We serve as a liaison for our member districts at the county, state and national levels.
Professional Commitment: We maintain the highest standards of conduct.
Organizational Culture: We provide an environment that fosters teamwork, creativity, professional growth, high morale, opportunity, and pride in all we do.
CCIU provides services to the 12 school districts in Chester County. This includes services to nearly 86,000 public and non-public school students and over 6,000 educators. CCIU's major services include: special education and compensatory education programs; career, technical and customized education; mentor training and staff development; technology initiatives; consortia for school business operations; and curriculum services.
The Chester County Intermediate Unit is one of 29 regional educational agencies established by law in Pennsylvania in 1971. Working between the Pennsylvania State Department of Education and the local school districts, the intermediate unit's mission is to provide services that can be offered most economically at the regional level.