2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

ESPED 6141 Development and Implementation of Individualized Education Programs

This course will focus on the Individualized Education Program (IEP) process from referral to eligibility determination and placement, including legal rights and responsibilities. Based upon interpretation of case study assessment results, students will develop legally and educationally appropriate IEPs to meet identified needs and recommend appropriate accommodations, modifications, and specialized instruction. The roles and responsibilities of various education professionals and family members with regard to implementation, collaboration, documentation and progress reporting will be explored.