Below is a link to a parent's guide published by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) Office of Special Education about laws, regulations and policies affecting special education programs and services.

Special Education in New York State for Children Ages 3–21

El proceso de educacion especial

The following information concerns the legal rights of parents/guardians under federal and State laws to be involved and make sure their children receive a free appropriate public education. You may call the CSE office at 585-584-1030 to request a paper copy, as well.

Procedural Safeguards Notice

Aviso Relativo A Garantías De Procedimiento 

The NYSED Office of Special Education published the following letter to parents of students with disabilities to address concerns related to the Common Core Learning Standards and the role of the CSE in addressing student learning needs as they relate to the new standards:

Curriculum Instruction Toward Common Core Learning Standards