What is Exceptional Education?
Exceptional Education is Special Education.
According to Article 7 – Indiana Department of Education – Special Education Rule.
511 IAC 7-32-86 “Special Education” is defined as:
Section 86. “Special Education” means specially designed instruction, at no cost to the parent, designed to meet the unique needs of a student eligible for special education and related services under this article. The term may include, but is not limited to, the following:
1. Instruction conducted in:
a) The classroom
b) The home
c) Hospitals and institutions; and
d) Other settings
2. Instruction and physical education
3. Travel training
4. Transition services
5. Vocational education
6. Speech-language pathology services
What is an IEP? What does IEP stand for?
According to Article 7 – Indiana Department of Education – Special Education Rules…
IEP – Individualized Education Program
Individualized Education Program or IEP means a written document, developed, reviewed and revised by the CCC (Case Conference Committee) that describes the following:
- How a student will access the general education curriculum, if appropriate
The special education and related services needed to participate in the educational environment.