Special Education

District and school administrators will find information in this section related to the administration of special education in schools.

The Division of Compliance and Assistance oversees the implementation of certain state and federal education laws and resources to assist school districts and parents in complying with these laws. Information on these topics have been incorporated into this section, for your convenience.
  •  - 4/26/18
    Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) frequently asked questions
  • Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) Allowable Expenses - 4/26/18
    Allowable expenses for Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS)funds
  • Request for Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) Mandatory Set-Aside: memo - 4/20/18
    Copy of Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS) memo explaining methodology for mandatory set-asides of funds
  • Adult Application for Participation in Literacy in Disabilities Camp 2018 - 12/20/17
    Submit by February 10, 2017 to become one of the 20 teachers MDE sponsors for this intensive Level 2 literacy camp in Annandale, Minnesota June 19-25, 2018. Receive unique instruction in strategies to support struggling readers and apply the instruction immediately with student campers.
  •  - 8/28/17
    Hyperlinked list of acronyms used in special education.
  • Minnesota Low Incidence Projects memo - 1/26/17
    memo to schools regarding low incidence projects - effective July 1, 2017
  •  - 1/23/14  pdf iconPDF 
    Mission, vision, guiding principles and values