ERIC Number: ED443205
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Apr-3
Reference Count: N/A
Extended School Year Services for Students with Disabilities.
North Dakota State Dept. of Public Instruction, Bismarck. Div. of Special Education.
These guidelines are intended to assist North Dakota educators in complying with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 1997 concerning provision of extended school year (ESY) services to students with disabilities. Presented in a question-and-answer format, guidelines are closely correlated with the IDEA regulations. Individual sections address the following topics: (1) reasons for ESY; (2) the legal authority for ESY; (3) determination of need for ESY (eligibility, responsible personnel, role of the individualized education program (IEP) team); (4) determination of ESY services (IEP team responsibilities concerning student objectives and least restrictive environment requirements); (5) related services (requirements for receiving related services during an ESY); (6) summer school (provision of ESY services as part of a district's optional summer school program); (7) procedural safeguards; (8) special circumstances; and (9) funding. (DB)
Descriptors: Ancillary School Services, Compliance (Legal), Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Eligibility, Extended School Year, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Individualized Education Programs, Legal Responsibility, Related Services (Special Education), Special Education, Summer Schools
North Dakota Department of Public Instruction Department of Special Education, 600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 201, Bismarck, ND 58505-4149; Tel: 701-328-2277 (Voice); Tel: 701-328-4920 (TDD); Fax No: 701-328-4149.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: North Dakota State Dept. of Public Instruction, Bismarck. Div. of Special Education.
Identifiers - Location: North Dakota
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments 1997