14 11, 2019

STAAR Accessibility Enhancements


Beginning in spring 2019, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) will be offering three additional accessibility enhancements as the personal needs and preferences (PNP) options available in the STAAR Online Testing Platform (SOTP).

STAAR Accessibility Enhancements2019-11-14T11:37:29-06:00
4 11, 2019

LRE Requirements under IDEA to Transition Work Placements


Informal guidance issued from the U.S. Department of Education indicates that the requirement in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, or IDEA, that students be placed in the “least restrictive environment” extends beyond the confines of the classroom.  Below are the questions and answers from the guidance...

LRE Requirements under IDEA to Transition Work Placements2019-11-04T14:58:47-06:00
15 10, 2019

School, Family, and Community Engagement Network


Partners Resource Network and Region 10 Education Service Center are working with the Texas Education Agency (TEA) on the School, Family, and Community Engagement Network. The goal of this Network is to help school staff and parents build collaborative relationships and increase positive outcomes for students with disabilities.

School, Family, and Community Engagement Network2019-10-25T11:06:30-05:00
29 08, 2019

What is an FBA and How Is It Used?


When a child with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) has challenging behaviors in school that are not improving, parents may request a re-evaluation to more closely examine the behaviors of concern. As part of that re-evaluation, a district may conduct a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA) to identify special education and related services and develop or modify a behavioral intervention plan.

What is an FBA and How Is It Used?2019-11-04T15:43:17-06:00


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