ERIC Number: ED170973
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec-1
Reference Count: 0
Policy and Procedures Manual: Nonpublic School Tuition Assistance Program.
Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Office of Special Education.
The manual describes the Maryland State Department of Education's responsibility and legal authority for administering the nonpublic school tuition assistance program for handicapped students. Procedures are addressed for such general areas as nonpublic institutions and child placement approval authority, nonpublic placement eligibility criteria, and nonpublic school application forms. Implications for an individual education program are considered, and procedures involved in making application for tuition assistance are described. Legal references and sample forms are included throughout the document. Among forms appended are those for the following areas: individualized education programs (services, present levels of performance, goals/objectives), previous placement summaries, program cost, individualized residential treatment plans, verifications/assurances, and application review. (CL)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Guides, Handicapped Children, Individualized Programs, Private Agencies, Private Schools, State Standards, Student Placement, Tuition Grants
Maryland State Department of Education, Special Education Division, Information Management Branch, P.O. Box 8717, Baltimore, Maryland 21240 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Office of Special Education.