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November 18, 2021


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Tags: education, levels, NYC, plunge, PrePandemic, referrals, special


Categories: Special needs education

Significantly fewer students were referred for special education evaluations last year, a 57% decrease from the year before the pandemic began, raising concerns that thousands of students have not been identified for services they may need. In the 2020-2021 school year, 9,457 pupils were referred to evaluations to determine whether they needed more intensive care, […]

Thanks to a team that works and works together, Dallas ISD has successfully cleared a backlog of approximately 2,000 unprocessed referrals for special education services. Nearly 400 Dallas ISD employees have been working to handle the backlog since late May. As part of the district’s ongoing commitment to educate all students, the Dallas ISD discovered […]