SPECIAL EDUCATION & REHABILITATIVE SERVICES
OSEP Policy Documents Regarding the Education of Infants, Toddlers, Children and Youth with Disabilities

ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS

Disclaimer: Letters issued prior to December 3, 2004, may not be consistent with the IDEA, as revised by P.L. 108-446. Letters issued prior to August 14, 2006 may not be consistent with the final regulations for Part B published on that date at 71 Federal Register 46540. Readers are advised to consult with the current statute and final regulations.

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Letter to Dr. Colleen Baumtrog, Ph.D.
October 9, 2002
Topic: Eligibility Determinations
Letter regarding requirements for evaluating and identifying children with specific learning disabilities and clarifying that neither the IDEA nor the Part B regulations require the use of intelligence quotient tests as part of an initial evaluation or a reevaluation.
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