Policy - IHBAE
EFFECTIVE DATE: 10/3/18
REVIEWED BY POLICY COMMITTEE: 9/12/2018
RSU #74 makes provision for the participation of and consultation with parents or guardians of students with a disability in the school unit by providing them with their full legal rights under state and federal law to participate in the identification, evaluation, placement, and programming decisions made by the Individualized Education Program (IEP) for their child. There is general understanding that parents will participate in their child’s education, as legally required by the IEP process.
Legal Reference: Zo-8 MRSA – ss 5021, 4702, 7552, 7005, and 7251