Special Education

Laws and Related Documents

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Federal Laws and Regulations

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Massachusetts General Laws: Education (Chapters 69–78A)

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Massachusetts Special Education Law — Chapter 71B with Special Needs

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Massachusetts Regulations
Massachusetts special education regulations and regulations that apply either to particular aspects of special education, or other groups of students, but may also apply to certain special needs students

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Special Education Related Documents
Waivers, approvals, special notices, and request forms required by Board of Education Regulations.

Last Updated: June 29, 2017

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