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TEC Education Center

TEC Education Center Entrance
TEC Education Center Entrance

A private academic school licensed by the PA Department of Education.

TEC Education Center provides relevant and authentic transition-based learning experiences to high school students with disabilities. We provide a unique programming option for local school districts for a specialized group of students to grow and become successful. The program offers academics that are delivered in accordance with each student’s Individual Education Plan (IEP), transition skills, and work skills through volunteering at local community work sites.

Classroom 1
TEC Education Center Classroom

Program Goals

We aim to prepare students who leave the program to pursue secondary education, enter a training program, enter competitive integrated employment within the community or integrate back into their home school district, if appropriate.


  • Small Group and Individual Instruction
  • Team Building Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Resolution Strategies
  • Accommodate Individual Needs

School Location and Attendance

  • 330 Central Avenue, Washington, PA 15301
  • Students attend from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Student Eligibility

  • Must be between the ages of 14-22
  • Must reside in Washington county
  • Must be referred to the program by the student’s home school district
  • Must be recommended by the student’s IEP team
  • Have a willingness to actively participate in all programming

A proven track record of success!

95% of the graduates from the last 5 years have either entered competitive employment, went on to post secondary education, or are engaged in meaningful activities after graduation from TEC programming.

Enrollment Form and School Calendar

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Executive Director

Email Kendra

“The TEC Education Center helped me a lot because the teachers and job coaches were always there for me when I needed them. The smaller environment helped with my anxiety.”

A. C., former TEC Education Center student

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