OSEP Part B and C State Monitoring and Formula Grants

The Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) is responsible for ensuring states' compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). IDEA guarantees the free appropriate public education (FAPE) of children with disabilities in the least restrictive environment (LRE). To accomplish this task, OSEP has developed the Results Driven Accountability (RDA) system. RDA consists of the following:




State Maintenance of Financial Support (SMFS) Waivers

Period of Availability (POA) Waivers


  • OSEP/MSIP (Monitoring and State Improvement Planning Division) State Contacts

Last Modified: 08/19/2022