Welcome to the Special Education resources section of our website!
This page was designed to help parents successfully navigate DC's complex Special Education landscape. To help you get started, please check out the following presentations created by our office to help families understand the special education landscape in DC and know their rights on this important topic:
- Transforming Emotions to Effective Advocacy: Understanding the Issues Surrounding Special Education Rights in the District of Columbia
- Understanding the Difference Between 504 Plan’s and IEP’s
For more resources and information on agencies and community organizations who handle special education-related issues, please check out the Special Education section of our Education & Community Resource Guide here.