Family Engagement in Special Education

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The Arc Tennessee is working in collaboration with the Tennessee Department of Education to help families engage in their child's journey in special education.

Information for families in special education on COVID-19


Adverse Impact: special education eligibility - not just about academics
Life Course Tools: resources for charting your child's life path
Prior Written Notice: when a change is proposed or refused at school
New Draft IEP Rule: requires parents receive a copy of their child's draft IEP
Corporal Punishment: Learn about your rights when it comes to corporal punishment in special education in TN
Transition Tips for Bridging to a New School in Special Education in Tennessee
Diploma Options in Special Education in Tennessee
Supported Decision Making

Family Engagement 2018-2019 Annual Report

For more information or if your district would like to request a training on family engagement, please contact Jennifer Aprea, Family Engagement Project Coordinator or call 615-248-5878 x 312.

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