In October, 2016, Ohio updated its General Supervision document, which outlines the State’s system of general supervision that monitors school district implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) of 2004.
Southwest: January 19, 2017 (Dayton)Northeast: January 26, 2017 (Canton)Southeast: February 1, 2017 (Athens)Northwest: February 7, 2017 (Bowling Green)
Periodically the United States Department of Education (USDOE) issues letters that are determined to be significant guidance. While the letters are non-binding and do not create new legal requirements, the information is intended to assist states and public school districts in meeting obligations under federal regulatory requirements. Three letters determined by USDOE to be significant guidance were issued in summer regarding students with disabilities.
Dear Colleague Letter on the Inclusion of Behavioral Supports in Individualized Education Programs (OSEP)