South Dakota


SOUTH DAKOTA


Information

Name

Linda Turner

Title

Director of Special Education Programs

Year Started as State Director

2012

Email

linda.turner@state.sd.us

Website

 https://doe.sd.gov/sped/

 

 

Linda Turner

BIO: 

Linda Turner began her job as Director of Special Education Programs in South Dakota in 2012. Prior to becoming the Director of Special Education Programs, Linda served as the Alternate Assessment Coordinator for SD and was also a special education teacher in NC for 10 years.


Linda believes the best part about leading special education in South Dakota is improving outcomes for students with disabilities through support and professional development for teachers, parents, and administrators.