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Special Education

The Massachusetts Annual Performance Report: 2003-2004

The Massachusetts Annual Performance Report: Students with Disabilities School Year 2003-04 provides an overview of activities related to special education specific to federally identified clusters for the period beginning July 1, 2003 and ending June 31, 2004. This analysis is conducted and produced annually and referred to as the Massachusetts Annual Performance Report (APR). This report responds to the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR), section 34 CFR 80.40.

Executive Summary

Office of Special Education (OSEP) Required Cluster Areas

Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCluster I - General Supervision
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCluster II - Early Childhood Transition
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCluster III - Parent Involvement
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCluster IV - Free Appropriate Public Education in the Least Restrictive Environment
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCluster V - Secondary Transition

Office of Special Education Required Attachments

Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentATTACHMENT 1: Cluster Area I -General Supervision (Dispute Resolution - Complaints, Mediations, and Due Process Hearings Baseline/Trend Data)
 
 ATTACHMENT 2:
Download PDF Document  Download MS EXCEL Document Cluster Area IV - Free Appropriate Public Education in the Least restrictive Environment
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD Document Explanation of Progress and Slippage
 
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentATTACHMENT 3: Report of the Participation and Performance of Students with Disabilities on State Assessments by Content Area, Grade, and Type of Assessment

Massachusetts Annual Performance Report Appendices

Appendix A: Policy and procedural information on Monitoring, Complaints Management, and Hearings Resolutions

Download PDF DocumentA. 1 Public School Coordinated Program Review System
Download PDF DocumentA. 2 Approved Private Day and Residential Special Education School Program Review Procedures
Download PDF DocumentA. 3 Mid-cycle Review Procedures
Download PDF DocumentA. 4 Civil Rights - Methods of Administration (MOA)
Download PDF DocumentA. 5 Coordinated Program Review Cycle and Mid-Cycle Review Schedule
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentSpecial Education Focused Monitoring: Pilot Procedures
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentCoordinated Program Review Procedures: PQA Staff Guide & Procedures for Monitoring and Addressing Disproportionality
View HTML PageProblem Resolution System Information Guide
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentHearing Rules for Special Education Appeals
Download PDF DocumentSpecial Education Mediation Brochure

Appendix: B: CPR and Problem Resolution Data

 B. 1 Continuous Improvement Plan (CIP)
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentB. 3 Overview of 2003 - 2004 Coordinated Program Review (CPR) Findings

Appendix C: OSEP Data Verification Visit

View HTML PageC. 1 Response Letter to OSEP Findings on FFY2002 APR
 
Attachments:
View HTML PageC. 1(1a) Bureau of Special Education Appeals (BSEA) Case Disposition Record
View HTML PageC. 1(1b) BSEA Response Letter to OSEP findings
View HTML PageC. 1(2a) Current Special Education Data Collection Tool Inventory
Download PPS DocumentC. 1(2b) Overview of Educator Database Planning Project
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentC. 1(2c) District and School Staffing Report
View HTML PageC. 2 BSEA Response to OSEP Data Verification Visit
View HTML PageC. 4 Dispute Resolutions: FY01-FY04
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentC. 5 OSEP FFY2002 APR Letter

Appendix D: School System Summary Report - Staff - October 1, 2003

Appendix E: Reporting Systems for Discipline Data

Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentE. 1 Violence or Drug-Related Incidents
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentE. 2 Student Discipline Records

Appendix F: Graduation and Assessment Data

View HTML PageF. 1 Competency Determination Rate Charts 1 and 2
Download PDF Document  Download MS WORD DocumentF. 2 School Leaders' Guide to the 2004 Cycle III Accountability and AYP Reports

Appendix G: Longitudinal Placement Data - Special Education Data FY91 - FY05

Appendix H: Parent Involvement



Last Updated: April 5, 2005
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