Web-based Resources

Web-based Resources to support the important work that you do! Much of this information may also be found on the CT State Department of Education Website (www.sde.ct.gov).

Agency Circular Letters (communications from Commissioners of Education 1999-present)

Approved Private Programs

Best Practice Resources

Archived Bureau Bulletin (special education information and updates)

Bureau of Special Education Website (CSDE)

Bureau of Special Education Staff Directory (CSDE)

CEDaR – CT Education Data and Research portal

CMT/CAPT Resources

ConnCASE (CT Council of Administrators of Special Education)

CT Alliance of Regional Educational Services Centers (RESC)

CPAC (CT Parent Advocacy Center)

Department of Education Web site – CT (CSDE)

Early Childhood Special Education

Eligibility Documents (various identification guidelines and implementation resources)


Focused Monitoring

Guidance Documents/Topic Briefs

IEP/PPT Information and Forms

In school suspension guidance: http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/pdf/pressroom/In_School_Suspension_Guidance.pdf

Least Restrictive Environment

Legal/Due Process information

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS)

National Instructional Materials Access Center (NIMAC)

OSERS (federal Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services)

Parent/Family Resources

REL (Regional Educational Laboratory – Northeast & Islands)


Seclusion and Restraint Legislation (PA 07-147)

Secondary Transition Resources

SERC (State Education Resource Center)