ERIC Number: ED444298
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Colorado Special Education Administrative Decisions, 1996-1997: Impartial Hearing Officers Decisions, State Level Review Decisions, Federal Complaints Officer Decisions.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
This document is a compendium of Colorado special education administrative decisions issued in 1996 and 1997, including decisions of impartial hearing officers (IHOs), state level reviews, and federal complaints officers. An index is provided which lists the decisions by key topics. The full text of each decision is preceded by a case summary that includes a listing of key topics, a statement of the issues, and the decision. Decisions are presented in approximately chronological order, and different color tabs identify decisions of due process hearings, state level reviews, and federal complaints. The issues addressed by the decisions include the following: compensatory services, confidentiality, eligibility, evaluation, extended school year, extra curricular activities, free appropriate public education, home-based education/home-schooling, individual education plan (IEP) development and implementation, jurisdiction of the IHO decision, least restrictive environment, manifestation determination, modifications/accommodations, paraprofessional support, related services, safe environment, school of choice, Section 504, special education referral, statute of limitations, stay-put provision, suspension/expulsion, transition, and transportation. (DB)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Conflict Resolution, Court Litigation, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal State Relationship, Hearings, Legal Responsibility, Special Education, State Regulation, Student Rights
Colorado Department of Education, State Office Building, 201 E. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80203.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments 1997