Teacher Resources

Special Education Teacher Resources

Questions and Answers for HB11-1277 Statutory Changes to Disability Categories

CDE Resources

Exceptional Student Leadership Unit Website

Procedural Safeguards Notices- also en espanol

Colorado IEP Forms


IDEA Regulations

SOP (Summary of Performance) for Leagal issuesad01.pdf - Required under 34CFR 300.305(e)(3) Teams write an SOP for all students as they transition to post secondary settings which spells out the strengths, needs and goals of post secondary students.

Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD) Resources

CDE's Specific Learning Disabilities Page

CDE's Office of Special Education Page

Alternative Books

Process to Insure Availability of Alternative Format Books at All Schools- a write up of the roles SPED teachers, librarians, and BOCES employees play in the process of making sure audiobooks are available for the students who need them. For more resources on Audiobooks click here.

Check out what we have on the Special Education Parent Resources page and let your parents know about this resource.

Useful Websites

Council for Exceptional Children: CEC
Professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted.

National Center for Learning Disabilities
National organization concerned about issues related to students with learning disabilities.

Council for Learning Disabilities
International organization concerned about issues related to students with learning disabilities.

Peak Parent Center
Parent organization supporting individuals with disabilities to lead rich, active lives and participate as full members of their schools and communities.

Parent to Parent of Colorado
An organization that connects families of children with disabilities or special health care needs in communities across Colorado. Look at their Getting Started PDF (on the left side) for a list of contacts and resources.
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