Behavior and Discipline

If your child has an IEP or a 504 plan, there are many protections and regulations concerning discipline and how to deal with behavior.

For instance, if your child has an IEP for reading services due to dsylexia and starts having behavior issues, even though there is no apparent connection, there MUST be an IEP Team meeting called and discussions of behavioral supports.

Here are some very important resources …

OSEP Dear Colleague Letter on Supporting Behavior of Students with Disabilities

Frequently Asked Questions – see section on Discipline