The purpose of this webpage is to assist school districts and other interested parties in understanding the requirements in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) pertaining to significant disproportionality in special education identification, placement, and discipline with regarding to race or ethnicity (see 34 CFR §§ 300.646–300.647), including:
Last Updated: January 24, 2023
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
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