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IEP Accommodations During Distance Learning (


The coronavirus pandemic is bringing new challenges to special education and distance learning. One of the biggest challenges is how to implement accommodations for students who have an Individualized Education Program (IEP).

To make accommodations work in an online setting, you’ll need some innovative thinking and an understanding of the tools available to you and your students. Take a look at the charts below for some examples of how commonly used accommodations can transfer to a virtual setting. 

The charts include:

  • Accommodations that change the way information is presented to students.
  • Accommodations that change the way students complete assignment
  • Accommodations that can help with scheduling, timing, and organization


Collaboration Curriculum/Instructional Methods Family Engagement Federal Laws Individualized Education Program (IEP)