Presentation on theme: "Lets Talk About Special Education Exceptional Children Division July 2013."— Presentation transcript:
Lets Talk About Special Education Exceptional Children Division July 2013
Lets Talk About The Law
IDEA 2004 Article 9 Section 504 FERPA North Carolina Policies
Lets Talk About Staff Requirements
Employ licensed, highly qualified EC teachers.
Lets Talk About The IEP Team Required Membership NC CFR
The parent(s) NC CFR
Not less than one regular education teacher of the child, Not less than one special education teacher of the child,
LEA representative, An individual who can interpret the instructional implications of evaluation
Remember All decisions about an IEP are: –Made by a team, –Based on the individual needs of the child, and –Not based on administrative convenience, schedules, personnel, or money.
Lets Talk About Continuum of Services NC CFR
A full continuum of alternative placements must be available to meet the needs of children with disabilities for special education and related services.
So……. Dont say or post on your website, We only do total inclusion.
Lets Talk About Discipline for Students with Disabilities NC through , , , and CFR through , , and Article 9 of Chapter 115C-107.7;106.3 as amended
What constitutes a removal? When do the removals constitute a disciplinary change of placement? What is a manifestation determination and when is it required? What is the requirement for services? What about homebound services?
Lets Talk About Statements to Avoid
We cant/dont do that here. We only do inclusion. We will make that up next year. We are closed in the summer, so we dont offer extended school year. Take him home for a few days to cool off. We did not expel him, we excluded him.
What do you want to talk about?
Monitor Contact Information Regions 1 & 7: Marie Massengill Regions 2 & 5: Terri Hayes Regions 3 & 6: Paula Kitzke Region 8: Vacant as of August 1, 2013 Regions 4: Glendora Hagins Bobbie Grammer