The Why, What and How of the Special Education Evaluation Process, Part 1

This webinar will address the questions:

  • Why is a special education evaluation completed?
  • What are the key components of an accurate, individualized, and comprehensive special education evaluation?
  • How are the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) evaluation requirements embedded within the North Dakota special education evaluation process?

Part 1 focuses on the location, identification and referral of a child identified as possibly needing special education and related services.  Information in this webinar will also focus on the key requirements of a special education evaluation.  These key requirements are based on the regulations found within the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, IDEA.

Additional Resources


Feedback Survey for this Webinar


Text-only Transcript of this Webinar


Guidelines: Evaluation Process


Evaluating Children for Disability (CPIR)


Parent Guide to NDMTSS: North Dakota's Multi-Tier System of Supports


Frequently Asked Questions - Independent Educational Evaluation (IEE)