State Performance Plan and the Improvement Indicators
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Chapter PI 11
CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES
PI 11.02 Definitions.
PI 11.07 Transfer pupils.
PI 11.12 Hearing officers.
PI 11.24 Related service: physical and occupational therapy.
PI 11.35 Determination of eligibility.
PI 11.36 Areas of impairment.
PI 11.37 Study and report to the standing committees of the legislature.
PI 11.02 Definitions. In this chapter:
Wisconsin has a strong and longstanding commitment to providing equitable education for all pupils. When the Wisconsin Constitution was adopted in 1848, it called for tuition free schools open to all pupils of all races and religious beliefs. In 1949, it became illegal for a school board to exclude any pupil from public school based on religion, nationality, color, or race or to maintain separate schools to achieve exclusion. This act, created in 1949, was Wisconsin's initial pupil nondiscrimination law.
Funds under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) are provided to school districts on an entitlement basis for programs and services to children with disabilities. Funds may be used for staffing, educational materials, equipment, and other costs to provide special education and related services, as well as supplementary aids and services, to children with disabilities.
Links below open previously sent IDEA fiscal listserv messages:
October 13, 2014* [Held at Wilderness Hotel, 511 East Adams Street, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, 53965 (608-253-9729)]
12-1 p.m. Optional New Member Orientation
1-4 p.m. Business Session
5-6:30 p.m. Public Forum
The State Superintendent’s Conference on Special Education and Pupil Services Leadership Issues will follow on October 14-15, 2014.