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Data systems tips and tricks – SEDS
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Data systems tips and tricks – SLED
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OSSE Change in Placement Process
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OSSE Parent Brochure – Policies and Procedures for Placement Review (PPPR)
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Sample Template: Request for Proposal (RFP) when identifying vendors
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Sample Template: IEP Snapshot
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Special Education Teacher, Gunasinghe
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Sample Job Description: Director of Student Support Services
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Please see below for a sample job description for the Director of Student Support…

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Sample Outline: IEP Meeting Overview for SpED Teachers
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This sample IEP meeting outline is currently utilized by case managers and SpED teachers…

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Sample Checklist: IEP Process for Case Managers
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This sample checklist outlines IEP action items for case managers.   You need to…

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Sample Template: Functional Behavioral Assessment Consent Form (Ingenuity Prep)
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This template/resource (provided by Ingenuity Prep) can be used as a signed consent form…

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Seclusion: Applying Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® Concepts
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This resource from the Crisis Prevention Institute provides guidance on the implementation of restraint…

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Webinar: Transforming Emotions to Effective Advocacy
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Navigating public education in general is no easy task. Special education comes with its…

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District of Columbia Student Discipline Guide
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In 2018 the Council of the District of Columbia passed the Student Fair Access…

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Sample Letters: Enrollment (Non-Public Students Aging Out)
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These sample letters, provided by the Placement Team at OSSE,  can be used to…

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Special Education Administrator, Coleman
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Performance Tasks: Special Education Teacher/Case Manager
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This sample performance task can be used when interviewing candidates for a special education…

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Special Education Administrator, Bradley
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Special Education Administrator, Beard
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Special Education Teacher, Hoy
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SST Meeting Report
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This form can be used the guide the SST Meeting Discussion, including decision made…

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Standards-based IEP Writing
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This webinar is an overview of how to write a standards-based IEP. You need…

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Strategies For Supporting Students’ Executive Function In The Classroom
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A set of tips for supporting students’ executive function in the classroom. You need…

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Strategies for Supporting Students’ Executive Function Outside the Classroom
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A set of tips for adults who support students outside the classroom (developed for…

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Student Profile for Middle to High School Transition
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This template can be used to help prepare students with disabilities for the transition…

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Student Support Plan and Implementation
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This form can be used to develop a comprehensive student support plan for any…

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The Role of the Gen Ed Teacher in the Special Education Process Webinar
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This webinar outlines 5 key roles that general education teachers must play in the…

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The Special Education Continuum
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This webinar, part of our Keys to Special Ed Compliance series, reviews the legal…

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Tips for managing Related Service Providers
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These guidelines and be used to manage tasks for related service providers for the…

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Working With Dedicated Aides
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Presented by Creative Minds PCS for the Co-op, this webinar includes tips for finding,…

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Behavior and Discipline Toolkit
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The Co-op developed this toolkit to help LEAs understand their responsibilities related to discipline…

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Dedicated Aide – Guidelines for Consideration
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This worksheet can be used to help an IEP team determine if a student…

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Introduction to Transition Webinar
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This 11-minute webinar takes a high level approach to secondary transition. It addresses the…

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Do you need a transition plan? Webinar
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This 5 minute webinar shows you how information from a SEDS excel report can…

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Assessment Options for Secondary Transition Webinar
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This 5 minute webinar shows you how to use a database of assessments to…

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Restorative Practices
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This webinar from 2015 is an introduction to restorative practices that can be implemented…

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Restraint Policy and Reporting Forms
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This sample restrain policy and reporting forms were developed by Boston Public Schools You…

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Sample General Education Teacher Input form for IEP meetings
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This template outlines the type of information General education teachers should bring to the…

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Sample Job Announcement: Speech/Language Pathologist (EC)
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This sample job announcment, developed by AppleTree PCS, outlines clear and concise qualifications and…

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Sample Job Announcement: Speech/Language Pathologist (K-12)
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This sample job announcment, developed by Capital City PCS outlines clear and concise qualifications…

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Sample Special Education Policy and Procedure Manual
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This sample manual includes policies and procedures for special education programming at a charter…

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Setting up a Nonpublic user in SEDS
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Guide for setting up a SEDS user at a nonpublic. You need to login…

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Special Ed for School Leaders: Medicaid Claiming
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Medicaid can be an important source of revenue for charter schools. This brief webinar…

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Special Ed for School Leaders: Secondary Transition
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This brief webinar highlights the key information school leaders need to know about secondary…

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Special Education 101 for Non Special Education Staff
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This webinar covers the basics of the Federal law (IDEA) that shapes special education…

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Special Education 101 for Recruiting and Enrollment
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It’s critical that recruiting and enrollment staff understand special education so they can accurately…

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Special Education Levels/hours chart
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This chart is a helpful reference tool for LEAs regarding services hours and special…

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Special Education Team Meeting Management and Guidelines
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Tips for SECs new to running department meetings. You need to login to view…

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Special Education Team-Management Plan
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This worksheet can be used to help a special education leader plan processes and…

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Sped Basics: the IEP and the IEP Team
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This webinar provides an overview of the components of the IEP and the roles…

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SEC Task list – pre-opening & first 30 days of school
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Special Educaion Coordinators can this tool to plan and track key tasks both prior…

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Sample Job Description: Dedicated Aide, courtesy ITDPCS
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Use this sample job description, developed by the Inspired Teaching Public Charter School, to…

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Sample Job Description: Dedicate Aide, courtesy of AppleTree PCS
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Use this sample job description, developed by Apple Tree Public Charter School, to inform…

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Special Education Coordinator Skills Inventory
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Use this list to develop a job description or performance evaluation for a special…

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Sped Basics: Behavior and Discipline
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Proactive methods of managing behavior are key to minimizing disruotive behaviors in the school…

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Performance Evaluations: Dedicated Aide
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Use this tool, developed by staff at Creative Minds PCS, to evaluate the performance…

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Guidelines for Developing Present Levels of Academic and Functional Performance
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Use this checklist and rubric to help you write an objective, functional, meaningful, quality,…

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How Inclusive is my Early Childhood Classroom?
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This brief webinar, based on our INCLUDE DC curriculum, reviews the key components of…

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IEP Meetings Checklist
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Come fully prepared to IEP meetings by using this checklist to guide your planning.

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IEP Monitoring & Service Delivery procedures guides
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Use these steps, developed at Creative Minds Public Charter School, to monitor both the…

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IEP Process Flow & Checklist
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Manage the IEP process for any student using this tool. This tool includes a…

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Manage Your Sped Department Like a Champ!
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This presentation, created by Creative Minds PCS, provides tips on how to manage a…

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Managing Your School Based Medicaid Program
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This webinar reviews Medicaid compliance indicators and key data that operations and program staff…

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Manifestation Determination Meeting Agenda and Notes template
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Note taking template for a manifestation determination meeting. You need to login to view…

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Manifestation Determination Meeting invitation
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Sample invitation for a manifestation determination meeting. You need to login to view the…

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Notice of Alternative Education Placement
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Sample language for informing a parent of an alternative education placement as a result…

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OSSE’s Nonpublic School Toolkit
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OSSE’s nonpublic placement toolkit includes information on responsibilities, compliance, and the placement process. You…

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Overview of Students with Autism
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This webinar provides an overview of Autism for school staff. You need to login…

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Parent Engagement Manual
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LAMB Public Charter School partnered with the Co-op to produce this parent engagement manual…

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Parent Prep: Being a Positive & Proactive Advocate for your Child
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Presented with Advocates for Justice in Education, this webinar is designed to help parents…

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Performance Tasks: Special Education Coordinator
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This sample performance task can be used when interviewing for a special education administrator…

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Re-evaluation protocol
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This sample protocol for the reevaluation process was developed by Capital City PCS. You…

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Related Services Provider Guide
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Choose from this list of local related service providers when looking for possible contractors…

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Performance Evaluation: Special Education Teacher Evaluation/Observation Form
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Sample Special Education Teacher performance evaluation tool from LAMB PCS. You need to login…

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IEP Meeting Agenda and Tips
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This sample agenda and tips can be used to support consistent and efficient IEP…

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Co-op Sample Job Description: Psychologist
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Use this sample job description to inform the selection of school psychologists at the…

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Co-op Sample Job Descriptions: Occupational Therapist
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Use this sample job description to inform the selection of Occupational Therapists at the…

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Co-op Sample job Descriptions: Social Worker
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Use this sample job description to inform the selection of a Social Worker for…

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Co-op Sample Job Descriptions: Speech Language Pathologist
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Use this sample job descirption to inform the selection of Speech Language Pathologists at…

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Co-teaching Competencies Checklist
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This Co-Teaching Solutions checklist, developed by Murawski & Lochner, 2015, can be used as…

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Co-teaching lesson plan format
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This lesson plan template uses a traditional planning sequence, while providing a format for…

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Daily Behavior Log Template
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While the majority of student behavior can be managed using tier one stratagies, others…

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Early Childhood Inclusion: Adult Guidance & Scaffolding
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From our INCLUDE DC series, this webinar looks at how adult guidance of play…

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Early Childhood Inclusion: Creating an Inclusive Climate
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From our INCLUDE DC series, this webinar reviews actions teachers can take to create…

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Early Childhood Inclusion: Environmental Adaptations
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From our INCLUDE DC series, this webinar reviews environmental adaptations teachers can make to…

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Eligibility Planning Calendar And Protocols
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Plan your meeting eligibility meeting dates AND processes for the entire year! This template…

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Eligibility Procedures Checklist (draft)
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Use this checklist to ensure that you are taking all of the necessary steps…

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ESY Criteria Worksheet
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Use this sheet, developed by OSSE, to guide the discussion of ESY eligibility determination…

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Extended School Year (ESY) Basics
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This webinar provide clear and basic guidance on making annual ESY decisions for students…

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Functional Analysis Screening Tool (FAST)
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The FAST identifies factors that may influence problem behaviors. It should be used to…

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Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP)
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Explore these sample functional behavior assessments and the accomanying Behavior Intervention plans. These tools…

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Functional Behavior Assessment template
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Use this template to as a guide to completing a functional behavior assessment, courtesy…

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Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) interview tool
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Interveiws are an essential part of the FBA process. Use this format to complete…

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Co-op Sample Job Descriptions: Special Ed Coordinator
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Use this sample job description to inform the selection of special education leadership at…

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ABC data checklist
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Collect ABC behavior data with this easy to use checklist format, courtesy of A…

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ABC data collection form
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A form for collecting ABC behavior data, courtesy of A Piece of Mind. You…

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Assistive Technology Sample Classroom Kit List
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This is a list of low-tech assistive tools that can be easily used in…

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Behavior Processing Worksheet
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Students who have been removed for extreme behaviors must be properly transitioned back to…

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Building the Bridge to the Common Core – IEP goal writing tool
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Use this tool as a guide for writing high quality, standards-based IEP goals for…

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Case management tools
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These tools are embedded within our sample policy and procedure manual. Items include, sample…

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Co-op Policy Brief: IEP implementation for Transfer Students
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A one page summary of OSSE’s IEP Implementationf or Transfer Students Policy. It includes…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Initial /Reevaluation
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Initial and Reevaluation Policy. It includes a description…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Child Find
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Chid-find Policy. It includes a description of the…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Early Childhood Transition
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A one page summary of OSSE’s early childhood transition policy. It includes a description…

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Co-op Policy Brief: ESY
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A one page summary of OSSE’s ESY Policy. It includes a description of the…

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Co-op Policy Brief: IDEA Part B Grant Hearing
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This tool is a one page summary of OSSE’s Part B Grant Hearing policy.…

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Co-op Policy Brief: IEP Amendment
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A one page summary of OSSE’s IEP Ammendment Policy. It includes a description of…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Least Restrictive Environment (LRE)
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) policy. It includes a…

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Co-op Policy Brief: OSSE-DOT Transportation
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Transportation Policy. It includes a description of the…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Placement
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Placement Policy. It includes a description of the…

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Co-op Policy Brief: Related Services
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A one page summary of OSSE’s Related Services Policy. It includes a description of…

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Administrator’s Checklist for Disciplinary Action
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Adminstrators can use this checklist to ensure the appropriate steps are taken when disciplining…

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Behavior Intervention Plan Sample
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Sample BIP from Special Travelers You need to login to view the rest of…

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Behavior Intervention Plan Template – Checklist format
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This behavior intervention plan template streamlines both the development process and the implementation methods.…

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