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Parent’s Guide to Special Education - English
This document provides information for parents, guardians and other family members about laws, regulations and policies affecting special education programs and services.  However, these protections, rights and opportunities will best help students reach their full potential when parents, families and schools work collaboratively.
 
 
 
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Parent’s Guide to Special Education - Spanish

This document provides information for parents,guardians and other family members about laws, regulations and policies affecting special education programs and services.  However, these protections, rights and opportunities will best help students reach their full potential when parents, families and schools work collaboratively.

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Special Education in Plain Language- English

A User Friendly Handbook in Special Education Law, Policies and Practices in New York. Created and provided by the Special Education Taskforce-  Updated March 2013

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The Early Intervention Program - A Parents Guide
The Early Intervention Program is a statewide program that provides many different types of early intervention services to infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. In New York State, 
the Department of Health is the lead state agency responsible for the Early Intervention Program. 
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