Special Education Teacher

Board of Cooperative Education / Questar III   Schodack Landing, NY   Full-time     Education
Posted on June 11, 2024

Special Education Teacher – Paul Puccio School at Maple Hill  

Beginning 9/1/24 - Questar III BOCES announces a vacancy for a full-time probationary Special Education Teacher located at the Paul Puccio School at Maple Hill in Schodack, NY.   Questar III special education programs focus on developing social skills, cognitive skills, conflict resolution and problem solving in addition to academics.  Students also participate in Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), a school-wide behavior management system.

Proper NYS Students with Disabilities certification required.   All levels (SWD 1-6, 5-9, or 7-12) Students with Disabilities certified applicants are encouraged to apply.   Applicants who recently graduated pursuing NYS Teacher certification are also encouraged to apply.   

For more information on Questar III BOCES, please visit www.questar.org.


Questar III BOCES delivers more than 275 educational and administrative services to 22 school districts in Rensselaer, Columbia, and Greene counties. Questar III also provides statewide services to more than 670 school districts and BOCES in New York.


What is a BOCES?

There are 37 BOCES, or Board of Cooperative Educational Services, in New York State. The State Legislature created BOCES in 1948 to provide shared educational programs and services. Together they serve all but nine of the state’s 721 school districts. Learn about BOCES statewide

Founded separately in the 1950s and 1960s, the BOCES merged to become Rensselaer-Columbia-Greene BOCES in 1977. It later adopted the name Questar III in 1994, emphasizing its cooperative leadership in excellence and innovation.