- SLD in Plain Language
- WI RtI-Brief: Specific Learning Disabilities Rule Implementation and RtI
- Dyslexia and Specific Learning Disabilities, a memo from Stephanie Petska to Special Education Directors, 11/9/2006
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- SLD Eligibility PowerPoint with Notes (December 2013)
- Frequently Asked Questions about Making SLD Eligibility Decisions ( February 10, 2015)
- SLD Technical Guide for Eligibility Determination (December 2013)
WDPI is required to review all noncompliance and determine whether the noncompliance contributes to the significant racial discrepancy in discipline (Indicator 4B and the separate, but related, requirements for significant disproportionality) or results in inappropriate identification (Indicators 9 and 10 and the separate, but related, requirements for significant disproportionality).
WDPI uses an internal workgroup to make these determinations. WDPI considers the following factors in making the determinations:
Frequently Asked Questions
Reporting Categories for Race/Ethnicity
WDPI asks LEAs to report on the race/ethnicity of students using the same categories as reported in the Wisconsin Student Number Locator System and Individual Student Enrollment System.
The data is collected in a 2-part question format.
Part One: Is this person Hispanic or Latino? (Must choose one)
- Hispanic or Latino
- Not Hispanic or Latino
Part Two: Select one or more of the following categories that apply to this person.