Virtual Training Sessions for the Supplemental Guidance on Evaluation and Eligibility (Superintendent's Memo #333-21)
The overview will include a summary of the supplemental guidance and information on regulations, policy, procedures and guidance. VDOE staff will review specific sections of the guidance and discuss opportunities for local decision making. Visit the online event page after registration for materials, handouts, and zoom connection information.
Qualified professionals who can assist the LEA in developing local guidance about data quality and quantity, identifying theory and methods, and ensuring consistency for staff are strongly encouraged to attend. Each LEA should have professionals with expertise in a variety of areas that are commonly discussed during Eligibility meetings attend including but not limited to: Eligibility chairs, Compliance coordinators, Lead Psych, Lead SLP, Lead Social Worker, SPED Director. General education administration, VTSS and others as deemed appropriate are also invited to participate.
Team members should be familiar with existing local policy and guidance documents relating to local special education matters. All attendees must pre-register. There is no charge to register.