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New COVID-19 Q&A Documents Released by the U. S. Department of Education (Sept. 28, 2020)


The Department of Special Education and Student Services (SESS) wants to make you aware of two Questions and Answers (Q&A) documents that were released by the USED on September 28, 2020:

  1. The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services’ Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) released a Q&A document in response to inquiries concerning implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part B provision of services in the current COVID-19 environment:

          Questions and Answers on IDEA Part B Provision of Services

  1. Additionally, the Office for Civil Rights issued a COVID-19-related technical assistance document to assist K-12 schools in meeting their obligations under Federal Civil Rights Laws.

          Questions and Answers for K-12 Public Schools in the Current COVID-19 Environment



Federal Laws Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) State/National Organizations