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Individualized Education Programs

Scope Note: 
Educational programs for individual students, each geared to the particular student's needs and conducted in accordance with a written plan agreed on between the student (and/or parents) and school officials -- IEPs were originally conceived for use in educating disabled children and were gradually expanded to include all special needs groups
Category: Educational Process: Societal Perspectives
Broader Terms
Special Programs
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Individualized Education Plans
Related Terms
Assistive Technology
Curriculum Based Assessment
Diagnostic Teaching
Educationally Disadvantaged
Equal Education
Federal Programs
Functional Behavioral Assessment
Gifted Education
Individual Needs
Individualized Family Service Plans
Individualized Instruction
Individualized Transition Plans
Nontraditional Education
Related Services (Special Education)
Resource Room Programs
Response to Intervention
Special Education
Special Needs Students
Added to ERIC: 10/29/1980