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Special Education

Special Education Tour

See Our PowerPoint presentation about Special Education.

Newsletters

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2012 Annual Report

Read the 2012 Annual Report.

Definitions

Transition

:
Quality childcare fact sheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
ESSA vs NCLB 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Partnerships Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
LRE Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Medical Sufficiany Letter.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Waivers Redesigned factsheet.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Before the IEP factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Secondary Dependency & Incapcitated Child.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
EC Early Childhood and Mobile Media factsheet.pdf
Jan 5, 2017
Email Communication factsheet.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Your Voice Counts factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Communication Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Vocabulary 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Requesting an Evaluation 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
ESY Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
After the IEP factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Top 10 Transition factsheet.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Dude Wheres my Transition Plan final Nov 2014.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
PBIS factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Dyslexia factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Prior Written Notice 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Reading Level factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Virginia Modified Achievement Standards Test VMAST FactSheet.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Digital Technology Exposure 2016_Edited.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
UDL Factsheet 2017.pdf
Jan 12, 2017
ESSA Funding 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Special Education Law Pamphlet.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
OSEP ESSA Guidance 10-20-16.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
FERPA.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
HS Involvement Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
CSA Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Growing Trends in Digital Technology Factsheet.pdf
Jan 5, 2017
DownSyndrome factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Toddlers factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
ESSA 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
504 Factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016
Timelines factsheet 2016.pdf
Nov 9, 2016

Parent Information & Tip Sheets

Some useful tips for parents.

Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education

:
BeginningwithFamilies-espanol.pdf
Beginning with Families - Spanish
Jun 9, 2015
BeginningwithFamilies-English.pdf
Beginning with Families - English
Jun 9, 2015

PEATC Guide to IDEA 2004

:
PEATC PRESS Summer 032.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press June 2007 specialedition.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press December 2005 web.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC_Press_Sept 06.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
peatc_press_2009.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
December 06 Special Edition 4.pdf
  • Did You Know?
  • IEP Checklist (English)
  • IEP Checklist (Spanish)
  • Prior Written Notice (Spanish)
  • Accessible Instructional Materials
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC PRESS Winter 02.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press Spring 2005 web.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC_Press_June_2007-old.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
OFFICIAL FACES OF PEATC entry form.doc
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press June 2007 specialedition old.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC_Press_Dec_2007.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC PRESS Fall 04.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press Dec 2007 specialedition.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press Spring 2005 Special Edition Section web.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC_Press Complete Sept 06.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press Dec 2005 Special Edition web.pdf
  • Purposes of IDEA 2004
  • How to Make IEPs Work
  • Secondary Transition
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press Sept 06 specialeditionsection.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press June 2007.pdf
Jun 9, 2015
PEATC Press December final.pdf
Jun 9, 2015

Putting Life In Perspective

Support Groups in Virginia

A list of support groups around Virginia.

  • NEXT STEPS Series
  • Transitioning to Adult Life

    The NEXT STEPS needed to transition into adulthood.

    Other Special Education Information

    Further information about Special Education.

    Special Education Files

    :
    PEATC fact sheet PWN.pdf
    Parental Safeguard when the school is denying their child services
    Jun 9, 2015
    Reading PEATC fact sheet - IDEA 2004.pdf
    Learn how IDEA 2004 can impact your child's reading skills.
    Jun 9, 2015
    important words to know fact sheet PIRC.pdf
    These are the terms you need to know when discussing your child's education and progress
    Jun 9, 2015
    Special Needs Summer Camps April 30.pdf
    Jun 9, 2015
    PRIOR WRITTEN NOTICE (Eng ONLY).pdf
    Parental Safeguard when the school is denying their child services
    Jun 9, 2015
    Special Needs Summer Camps.xls
    Jun 9, 2015
    reading what experts say.pdf
    Information on how to help your child with reading
    Jun 9, 2015
    sample student profile.pdf
    An example of what the template will look like when the information is filled in.
    Jun 9, 2015
    Inclusion PEATC fact sheet -  IDEA 2004.pdf
    Learn about inclusion and IDEA 2004
    Jun 9, 2015
    Acronyms fact sheet1.pdf
    A list of acronyms to help you understand special education lingo
    Jun 9, 2015
    5 must ask Parent Teacher Conference final.pdf
    5 questions you should ask at your next parent-teacher conference
    Jun 9, 2015
    IEP Checklist.pdf
    A checklist for parents and teachers to consider when they develop the IEP
    Jun 9, 2015
    QA School Report Card Fact sheet.pdf
    This fact sheet is to help parents and others understand School Report Cards and Accountability as it pertains to NCLB.
    Jun 9, 2015
    Top10_english.pdf
    The TOP 10 Ideas Families, Professionals and Self Advocates Need to Know about Transition
    Jun 9, 2015
    Student profile template.pdf
    Template for writing a student profile to prepare for an IEP meeting.
    Jun 9, 2015
    PEATC Family Involvement Literature1.pdf
    Learn about how your family's involvement affects your child's learning experience and success
    Jun 9, 2015
    PIRC Fact Sheet.pdf
    Learn about Virginia's State Parent Information Resource Center
    Jun 9, 2015
    Put It in Writing.pdf
    Strengthen communicating with your child's school by writing your thoughts and interactions.
    Jun 9, 2015
    Bilingual Prior Written Notice.pdf
    Lea Ud. sobre Notificación Previa por Escrito aquí
    Jun 9, 2015
    varegs.pdf
    Virginia Special Education Regulations implementing IDEA 2004
    Jun 9, 2015
    PEATC fact sheet behavior - IDEA 2004.pdf
    Information on Discipline and Positive Behavioral Supports
    Jun 9, 2015
    PEATC Fact sheet SOLs and Graduation IDEA 2004.pdf
    Information on Virginia requirements regarding SOLs and graduation
    Jun 9, 2015



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