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Diane M. Douglas
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Diane M. Douglas
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Special Education Dispute Resolution

Welcome to Dispute Resolution!

The requirement for schools to facilitate parents’ participation in educational decisions regarding their children is evident throughout the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the federal law that deals with special education. Although the spirit of the regulations is that parents and schools will arrive at consensus, sometimes conflict arises. The Office of Dispute Resolution offers a number of options for parents and schools to address and resolve these conflicts.

Click on the icons below to learn more about the various services offered by Dispute Resolution. The colored buttons at the right provide additional services offered by Dispute Resolution.

Administrators Academy is now available! Please click on the calendar of events to register today!

  • November 2 – 4, 2016 – Administrators Academy – Arizona Department of Education, 1535 W. Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 85007

 

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Facilitated IEP

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Due Process System

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Mediation

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ListServ

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What is Dispute Resolution?

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Resolution at the Local Level