OSSE conducted a two part webinar on Monday, Sept. 21, 2020 for District of Columbia LEAs and nonpublic special education school staff who serve District of Columbia students with disabilities in nonpublic school settings. The webinar reviewed existing guidance related to the delivery of instructional and related services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
Webinar Part 1
Part 1 focused on reviewing coronavirus (COVID-19)-related guidance on individualized education program (IEP) service delivery, implementing distance learning and hybrid educational programming, and other IEP and special education compliance topics. This session also provided an example of the collaborative implementation of a nonpublic school’s distance learning plan in conjunction with an LEA.
Webinar Part 2
Part 2 included a review District of Columbia regulatory requirements pertaining to nonpublic schools safety measures and delivery of services, and answering of programming and payment, attendance reporting, and transportation questions recently conveyed to OSSE.
For additional information, please contact Supervisory Monitoring Specialist Dr. Edgar Stewart at [email protected].