OSEP Policy Documents Regarding the Education of Infants, Toddlers, Children and Youth with Disabilities


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Letter to Ms. Shan Goff
January 30, 2002
Topic: Special Education
Letter clarifying that each State must ensure that any child with a disability who needs speech-language pathology services to benefit from special education receives those services, even if the child does not meet the State's criteria to receive speech-language pathology services as a special education service.
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