ERIC Number: ED408724
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Nebraska Department of Education. Rule 51. Regulations and Standards for Special Education Programs. Title 92, Nebraska Administrative Code, Chapter 51.
Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln. Special Education Section.
This policy manual presents the state of Nebraska's regulations and standards for special education programs that are effective April 23, 1996. The regulations include a declaration of responsibility, provide the statutory authority, and address the following areas: (1) definitions of disabilities and other relevant terms; (2) responsibility for special education programs, including participation by nonpublic school children, and program standards reviews; (3) establishment and administration of special education, including early intervention; (4) identification of children with disabilities, multidisciplinary education team requirements, and eligibility for special education; (5) individualized education programs, individualized family service plans, and parent participation; (6) placement of children with disabilities and suspension and expulsion of students with disabilities; (7) procedural safeguards, including accessibility and confidentiality or records, procedural timelines, parental notice, parental consent, and complaint procedures; (8) qualifications for special education personnel; (9) school district budget process for school age programs; (10) school district budget process for early childhood special education programs; (11) contracted programs; and (12) special education transportation, including transportation for nonresident high school students. (CR)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Disabilities, Disability Identification, Due Process, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Eligibility, Individualized Education Programs, Individualized Family Service Plans, Program Implementation, Special Education, State Regulation, State Standards, Student Placement, Teacher Qualifications, Transportation
Nebraska Dept. of Education, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68509.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nebraska State Dept. of Education, Lincoln. Special Education Section.
Identifiers - Location: Nebraska