Dorit Shalom – Special Education School Principal, ALEH Negev

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Dorit Shalom – Special Education School Principal, ALEH Negev

As Principal of ALEH Negev’s Special Education School, Dorit directs a large staff of educational professionals and therapists in their work with ALEH Negev resident and community children.

Dorit sets work guidelines with an emphasis on professionalism and individual education plans. In so doing, she contributes her extensive experience in communication therapy, with specialization in communication disturbances within the field of special education. She has held positions in many special education frameworks, including that of educational advisor in Hemdat Hadarom, and Director of the Seligman Center for children with special needs. Dorit has served as communication therapist in a number of child development centers in Ashkelon and Sha’ar HaNegev, as well as in kindergartens in Netivot, Ofakim, Sderot, and Beer Sheva, where she worked with children with severe disabilities.