Acronyms

ABA Applied Behavior Analysis

ADA Americans with Disabilities Act

ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

APE Adaptive Physical Education

ASD Autism Spectrum Disorder

ASL American Sign Language

AYP Adequate Yearly Progress

BASC Behavior Assessment for Children

BDI Battelle Developmental Inventory

BIP Behavior Intervention Plan

CAPD Central Auditory Processing Disorder

CBI Community Based Instruction

CST Child Study Team

DCP&P Department of Child Protection and Permanency

DDD Division of Developmental Disabilities

DOE Department of Education

EIP Early Intervention Program

ELL English Language Learner

ESY Extended School Year

FAPE Free Appropriate Public Education

FBA Functional Behavior Assessment

FERPA Family Educational Rights to Privacy Act

HI Homebound Instruction

ICR In-Class Resource

IDEA Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IEP Individualized Education Program

LDT-C Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant

LEA Local Education Agency

LEP Limited English Proficiency

LRE Least Restrictive Environment

MTSS Multi-Tiered System of Support

NCLB No Child Left Behind Act

NJAC New Jersey Administrative Code

OCR Office of Civil Rights

OOD Out of District

OSEP Office of Special Education Programs

OSERS Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services

OT Occupational Therapy

PLAAFP Present Level of Academic Achievement and Functional Performance

POR- Pull Out Resource

PRISE Parental Rights in Special Education

PT Physical Therapy

RTI Response to Intervention

SDI Specially Designed Instruction

SLD Specific Learning Disability

SLP Speech Language Pathologist

SSI Social Skills Instruction