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​nassau County

Herricks Comunity Ctr.

999 Herricks Road

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Phone: 516.248.2222 

Fax: 516.248.2290

Suffolk County

490 Wheeler Road

Suite 165 C

Hauppauge, NY 11788

Phone: 631.234.0467

Fax: 631.234.4069

Nassau: 516.248.2222  

Suffolk:  631.234.0467


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Index of OSEP Policy Documents

regarding the education of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities

Students with Disabilities Rights to Participate in Sport and Extracurricular Activities 


NYSED Blueprint for Improved Results for Students w/ Disabilities  new! Nov. 2015

Continuum of Services revised 2013

special education services for school age children w/disabilities 

Discipline Procedures for Students with Disabilities

Functional Behavior Assessments NYSED Policy Brief                                           

when behaviors interfere with learning and intervention is needed

Guide to Quality IEP Development and Implementation

Prior Written Notice  mandatory state form

One to One Aide 2012                                                                                                

Guidelines for Determining a Students with a Disabilities Need for a One-to-One Aide

Procedural Safeguards Notice

Q and A Extended School Year Program and Services 2011

Q and A NYS IEP Form 

on IEP Development, The State's Model IEP Form and Related Documents

Q and A Prior Written Notice what the district must provide you with prior to changing IEP

Quality Indicator Review and Resource Guide to Literacy 

Teaching Assistants and Teaching Aides Compared 

Topical Listing of all NYSED Publications