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COVID-19 Information and Resources for Special Educators

On this page are resources and information from the Department, the U.S. Department of Education, and other sources regarding special education in the COVID-19 environment. The page is update additional guidance is available.

Please note that this page includes information that is supplemental to the resources and guidance regarding education for all students that is published on the Department's website at DESE COVID-19 Information and Resources.

Guidance and Resources:

Guidance Regarding Instruction and Services for Students with Disabilities in the COVID-19 Environment:

Family Resources and Information:

Fiscal Considerations:

Procedural Safeguards:

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Special Education
Phone: 781-338-3375
Fax: 781-338-3371
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Last Updated: August 1, 2022

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Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
135 Santilli Highway, Everett, MA 02149

Voice: (781) 338-3000
TTY: (800) 439-2370


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