IEP information site

Discussion in 'Special Ed 101 Archives' started by Sheila, Oct 31, 2003.

  1. Sheila

    Sheila Moderator Education Website/POG Website/introduction.htm

    It was designed by parents -- very user friendly and particularly informative for the parent just starting down this road.

    In that it pertains to a Federal Reg (IDEA) terms such as "Case Study" might be called the "Initial Evaluation" in parts of the country. Or an IEP meeting may be called an ARD (as is the case in TX.) With those exceptions, this web site can pretty much be used throughout the USA.

    It covers from "The Beginning" all the way through to issues such as:

    Don't forget that general knowledge of your State laws are also important. Where IDEA is silent, State's have the authority to implement their own regs. (State law does not supercede Federal law however).