Parental Involvement

Parents are involved in each stage of the development of a child’s individualized education program. Such participation in this process includes the following:

  • Parents must approve each stage of the implementation of the individualized education program
  • Parents participate in initial meetings and annual meetings reviewing the programs established for their children
  • Parents and school districts must sign an individualized education program before each school year begins
  • School districts must redevelop a new program for a disabled child at the request of a parent
  • Parents are entitled to request a meeting at any time regarding the individualize education program

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