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    IDEA Equitable Services Resolution Funds

    The United States Department of Education's Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) approved the proposed resolution by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (the Department) for resolving concerns relating to Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) funds that school districts were required to spend on parentally-placed private school children with disabilities and home-schooled children with disabilities (IDEA Equitable Services/IDEA proportionate share) during fiscal years 2014 through 2018. As a result, LEA's in IDEA Equitable Services Resolution Funds' Allocation for Fiscal Year 2022 — May 18, 2021 as impacted by this resolution will receive an additional allocation of these resolution funds. For additional clarification please contact Zhaneta Liti Special Education Planning & Policy Development Office.

    Last Updated: August 6, 2021

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