Individualized Education Program (IEP)
Summary, Process and Practical Tips
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Table of Contents IEP Summary
What is an IEP? What are the basic requirements for an IEP?
What is the process and timeline for developing an IEP for your child?
How can you be an effective participant in developing and managing your child’s IEP?
What resources are available to help you navigate the IEP process?
What can you do if you disagree with the IEP developed for your child or your child’s eligibility determination?
What can you do if you believe that the school district has not complied with its legal obligations to develop and administer your child’s IEP?
Request an Evaluation
Prepare for an Evaluation
Prepare for Initial IEP Meeting
Initial IEP Meeting
Review and Modify IEP
Annual IEP Meeting/Update
Questions to Consider When Developing Your Child’s Draft IEP
Sample Request for Information Letter
Sample Request for Special Education Eligibility Letter