Resources

Parent’s Notice of Procedural Safeguards

The Parent’s Notice of Procedural Safeguards is designed to assist the parent in understanding the special education process and the rights of the parents when their child has been referred for or is receiving special education services.

Translated versions can be on the DESE website

A Parent’s Guide to Special Education

Written collaboratively by the Federation for Children with Special Needs and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, “A Parent’s Guide to Special Education” was developed to serve as a resource for parents and the organizations that serve them.

Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Special Education Documents

Above a link to the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Special other documents that you may find useful.