ERIC Number: ED358632
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Mar
Wisconsin State Program Plan, Fiscal Years 1993-1995: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Part B.
Pawlisch, Juanita S.; Brittingham, Kenneth V.
This state plan is an application for funds under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). This application contains Wisconsin's policies and procedures for complying with the requirements contained in IDEA regulations and the applicable Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR). This application will be in effect for 3 fiscal years, FY 1993, FY 1994, and FY 1995. The document begins with submission statements and certifications and then goes on to address substantive requirements. Specifically reported are Wisconsin policies, procedures, and programs in the following areas: the right to education policy statement, the full educational opportunities goal, child identification, individualized education programs, procedural safeguards, confidentiality of personally identifiable information, least restrictive environment, protection in evaluation procedures, responsibility of the state educational agency, the comprehensive system of personnel development, private schools, recovery of funds for misclassified children, notice and opportunity for hearing on application, annual evaluation, use of Part B funds, interagency agreements, and personnel standards. Each area is addressed in terms of Wisconsin requirements and references to both IDEA and state law. Correspondence and various supporting documents are attached. Also attached is an analysis of the state plan by the federal Office of Special Education Programs. (DB)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Compliance (Legal), Confidentiality, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Due Process, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Legal Responsibility, Policy Formation, Special Education, Staff Development, State Legislation, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Student Placement
Bureau for Exceptional Children, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, 125 South Webster St., P.O. Box 7841, Madison, WI 53707-7841.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Bureau for Exceptional Children.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act