PPMD has created this image to help you understand your available dispute resolution options.
To make sure your requests, concerns and/or questions are understood, it is important to document them in writing. PPMD has a new resource that parents can use for specific requests and situations. Use these samples letters as models when you write your own.
Resource: Discussing a Problem Requesting a Due Process Hearing Request a Meeting to Review Your Child's IEP Requesting a Change in Your Child's Placement Requesting an Independent Evaluation of Your Child Requesting an Initial Evaluation For Special Education Services Requesting Mediation Requesting Prior Written Notice Requesting Your Child's Records Filing a Complaint with the State Education Agency Requesting a Section 504 Plan Request a Meeting to Review Your Child’s Progress -Letter Requesting a Functional Behavior Assessment
IDEA Dispute Resolution Guides from CADRE
CADRE’s IDEA Dispute Resolution Parent Guides inform parents about their dispute resolution rights and options. These Parent Guides now have companion videos. The videos include: IEP Facilitation, Mediation, Written State Complaints, and Due Process.