Biography

Clayton Holland
Clayton Holland
Director of Pupil Services
(907) 714-8881
Email: cholland@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Education

  • M.Ed. Educational Leadership, University of Alaska Anchorage,2003
  • B.A. Elementary Education, Special Education Endorsement, Missouri State University, 1995

Certification

  • Alaska Type B Administrator: K-12 Principal, Special Education Director
  • Alaska Type A Teacher: Elementary Education, GR 1-8, Special Education

Professional Experience

  • Director of Pupil Services, KPBSD, 2008-present
  • Assistant Director of Pupil Services, KPBSD, 2006-2007
  • Program Coordinator, Pupil Services, 2005-2006
  • Resource Teacher, Assistant Football Coach, Assistant Track Coach, Kenai Central High School, KPBSD, 2000/2005
  • Elementary School Teacher, NYO Coach, Student Government, Kotlik Schools, Lower Yukon School District, 1997-2000
  • Life Skills Special Education Classroom Teacher, Republic Middle School, Republic Missouri, 1995-1997

Other:

  • KPBSD Health Care Committee 2013-present
  • Alaska State Special Education Stakeholders Committee, 2008-present
  • Alaska State Early Childhood Coordinating Council-2012

Professional Organizations

  • AK Council for Administrators of Special Education- President, 2015-present (term ends 2017), Vice President 2013-2015
  • Governor’s Council on Disabilities and Education, Education Committee Member 2014-Present
  • Governor’s Council on Disabilities and Education, FASD Committee Member 2015-Present
  • Alaska FASD Partnership Steering Committee-2014-present

Awards:

  • Alaska Speech and Language Association- Friends of the Association Award- 2014
  • Lower Yukon School District- Outstanding Certified Employee 1998-99

Volunteer Work and Community Involvement

  • Kenai River Special Management Advisory Board- 2014-present (3 year term)
  • Kenai River Stream Watch Volunteer
  • Sterling Judo Club (non-profit)-member, volunteer instructor and vice president of board 2012-present
  • Autism Run and Autism Extravaganza Volunteer
  • Kenai Peninsula Boys and Girls Club Volunteer Soccer Coach
  • Cub Scout Pack Master (Soldotna)
  • Special Olympics Basketball Coach – 1996-1997

Professional Presentations

  • “Evolution to a Solution-Learn how one Alaskan school district is making system change with how they work with students experiencing FASD” - Co-presented at the Alaska FASD Forum and Training, Juneau, Alaska, 2015
  • “So you want to be a Special Education Director,” - Panel discussion at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference 2015, Anchorage, Alaska
    Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference 2015
  • “Implementation of HB 210; Restraint and Seclusion in schools” - Co-presented at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, 2015
  • “Evolution to a Solution-Learn how one Alaskan school district is making system change with how they work with students experiencing FASD” - Co-presented at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, 2015
  • Panel Discussion, Alaska RTI Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, 2014
  • “Quality Process and Collaboration” - Co-presented at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, 2013
  • “IPad Apps: “Show me the Data”- Co-presented at the Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, 2013