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New: IEP Checklist Our new IEP checklist takes you through three steps - preparing for, participating in and following up after the IEP. Be ready with our easy to follow checklist!

The IEP Checklist is available to download for free or for purchase in larger quantities via PayPal. 


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Resource Spotlight:  Seclusion & Restraint Brochure for Families

Resource Spotlight:  A Guide to Results-Driven Accountability (RDA)

Resource Spotlight:  Department of Education Releases New Family and Community Engagement Framework

Resource Spotlight:  Federal Guidance on School Climate and Discipline

Resource Spotlight:  Adaptive Physical Education (High School) Clarification Letter from OSEP  AND  Adaptive Physical Education (Pre-School) Clarification Letter from OSEP

Resource Spotlight20 Questions for Parents to Ask if Considering a Virtual School for A Special Needs Child

Resource Spotlight: Wisconsin School Choice for Students with Disabilities

Online Resources

WI FACETS offers many services to help parents and others support and enrich the lives of children with disabilities, including information and referral, individual assistance, support groups, parent leadership development, workshops and events. We update the site often and encourage your suggestions for new links.

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IDEA 2004 Info

The reauthorized Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) was signed into law on Dec. 3, 2004, by President George W. Bush. The provisions of the Act became effective on July 1, 2005, with the exception of some of the elements pertaining to the definition of a “highly qualified teacher” that took effect upon the signing of the Act.

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Wisconsin Family Engagement Newsletter

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Archived Issues

The focus of this monthly newsletter is to have a resource for families, schools, and agencies to go to for timely family engagement news, success stories, recent research, statewide events, and online resources.

Inside each issue you'll find:

  • An article highlighting a specific Special Education related topic
  • Online resources related to the featured topic
  • At-Home Learning Strategies for Literacy and Math
  • Upcoming statewide events, conferences and trainings
  • Recent research of interest

Supporting your Child's Learning and Behavior at Home

Resources about Response to Intervention (RtI), Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), Literacy, and more. 

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WI FACETS Lending Library and Print Publications

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