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II – Special Education

Albuquerque Public Schools shall provide a free appropriate public education for all students with disabilities.  The superintendent shall develop and implement administrative procedural directive(s) that comply with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, its implementing regulations, and state regulations established pursuant to 20 U.S.C. Section 1412.

Administrative Position:

  • Chief Academic Officer

Department Director:

  • Executive Director of Special Education

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

  • 20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq.
  • 34 CFR Part 300
  • NMAC 6.31.2

Board Policy Cross Reference:

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

NSBA/NEPN Classification: IHBA

Reviewed: June 10, 2008
Approved: June 18, 2008
Reviewed: July 22, 2008
Revised: August 6, 2008
Reviewed: April 12, 2011
Revised: April 20, 2011
Reviewed: June 12, 2013
Revised: June 14, 2013

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