The Special Education Department oversees instruction, assessment, and related services for students with disabilities. The department collaborates with staff and families to provide an educational experience that meets all students’ individual needs. We invite you to read this web page and click on links to learn more about:
  • How to contact us when there are questions or concerns
  • Information regarding the Individualized Education Program (IEP) process
  • Other resources and supports

Special Education Services and Support

District 207 commits to improving the learning of students with disabilities by:

  • Providing each student a challenging and safe learning environment
  • Developing lifelong learners and productive citizens
  • Expecting continuous improvement
  • Working with the families in a spirit of collaboration, trust and respect
Helpful Information from Government Websites

        The Office of Special Education Procedures (OSEP), US 
        Department of Education, provides guidance in the             
        implementation of IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities 
        Education Act). 
        This OSEP site provides resources related to IDEA

This link provides information on parent training centers in Illinois. Special education services and effective collaboration with schools are explained.

This website provides links to parent training and community resource centers in each state.

Procedural Safeguards

This link to the Illinois State Board of Education's Guide for Parents explains special education procedures in Illinois. 

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