Mark Your Calendars!

Please note the following important dates for upcoming state data submissions due to the Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE), Bureau of Data Collection, Research and Evaluation:

  • ED166 – Discipline – Timely Due Date: July 20,      2013
  • ED166 – Discipline – Accurate Due Date: August      20, 2013
  • Due Process Resolution Meetings –      Timely/Accurate Due Date: August 9, 2013
  • Restraint and Seclusion – Timely Due Date: July      20, 2013
  • Restraint and Seclusion – Accurate Due Date:      August 31, 2013
  • Evaluation Timelines – Timely Due Date: August      15, 2013
  • Exiters PSIS/SEDAC – Timely Due Date: September      15, 2013
  • Exiters PSIS/SEDAC – Accurate Due Date:      September 30, 2013

For the complete 2012-13 Timely and Accurate Calendar as well as the NEW 2013-14 Timely and Accurate calendar, please see the links below:

2012-13 Timely and Accurate Calendar

2013-14 Timely and Accurate Calendar

DON’T FORGET to save the date for the CSDE, Bureau of Special Education’s Annual Back to School Meeting 2013 at the Crowne Plaza in Cromwell, CT on September 18, 2013.

Back to School Meeting Reminder!

Don’t forget to register for the Bureau of Special Education’s 9th Annual Back to School Meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cromwell, CT. This informative event will take place from 8:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. with optional afternoon sessions from 1:30 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.  Registration flyer with additional information provided at BSE 2012 Back to School Meeting Registration Information or you may register on the SERC Web-site at http://ctserc.info/info.php?id=8.

For questions regarding this event please contact Michael Tavernier at michael.tavernier@ct.gov or 860-713-6929.

You Can Search Topics from Past Bureau Bulletins, Bureau Blogs and Bureau Updates!

The Bureau of Special Education currently offers several resources to assist you in searching for topics discussed in past Bureau Bulletin articles, Bureau Blogs and Bureau Updates.

For topics appearing in articles from Fall 2011 through the present, please use the search feature located at the top of the current Bureau Bulletin home page: https://ctspecialednews.org/

For topics appearing in articles from Spring 2010 through Fall 2011, please use the following directory which will bring you to the edition of the bulletin in which an article with your topic appears: Bureau Bulletin Article Directory Spring 2010-Fall 2011

For topics in articles from Summer 2008 through Spring 2010, please use the following directory which, again, will bring you to the edition of the bulletin in which an article with your topic appears: Bureau Bulletin Article Directory Summer 2008-Spring 2010

You may also access past editions of Bureau Blogs and Bureau Updates from September 1996 up to Summer 2008 through the Bureau of Special Education Web page: http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/cwp/view.asp?a=2678&q=320720

It is our hope to bring each of these resources together under one easily searchable index in the future. In the meantime, we hope these resources will assist you in your research. For questions related to this article, please contact Jay Brown at 860-713-6918 or jay.brown@ct.gov.