Laws, Regulations & Guidance

BULLYING & DASA

NYS anti-bullying law Dignity for all Students Act. Links to information and model DASA complaint form.

SUSPENSION & DISCIPLINE

Information about Principals Suspension, Superintendents hearing, Manifestation Determination and more

SCHOOL REGISTRATION

New rules for school registration in NYS. Affidavits for when registering a child that you are not the parent and rights under McKinney Vento 

NYS EDUCATION LAW & IDEA

School Age 5-21 General Educational and Special Education Laws, regulations, guidance

Diploma Options

EARLY INTERVENTION & PRE-K

Regulations and guidance for birth to 3 and 3-5 preschool special education services

DISPUTE RESOLUTION & ORG's.

Mediation, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Due Process and links to advocacy service organizations 

Civil Rights, Equal Access & Privacy

Information about  ADA and Section 504 with sample 504 and health action plans, how to request records as well privacy information

TRANSITIONING TO ADULT SERVICES

ACCESS - VR

OPWDD

GUARDIANSHIP

SSI-SSDI


TRAUMA INFORMED CARE

COMING SOON! 

INDIVIDUAL RESOURCES

Links to individual and disability specific information 

including  local organizations