Announcements for families of students with IEPs
Applications Open for Families of Children with Special Needs Reimbursement
Posted April 13, 2021
Governor Brian P. Kemp has issued a press release regarding Applications for Families of Children with Special Needs Reimbursement. You may access the press release by Clicking Here. For additional information, you may watch a brief training video: Click Here.
2020-2021 GaDOE Parent Engagement Survey
Posted January 2021
Survey for Parents of Students Who Receive Special Education Services (IEP services):
The IDEA Parent Survey will be open from January 15, 2021 – May 31, 2021. The IDEA Parent Survey helps the state to determine parents’ perception of the success of parent engagement between the local school and themselves. The information is gathered as a component of the State Performance Plan, Indicator 8: Percent of parents with a student receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving results for children with disabilities. The data collected is reported in the Annual Performance Report and on the system profile about each system. Each state is required to conduct a parent survey collection process to measure parent/family needs and perceptions.
Georgia’s parent survey is available to all families of students with disabilities. The survey will be administered through an online link and can be found via the links provided below.
Click to complete survey: Parent Survey
Problems with the online survey: Submit a email@example.com or call 800-869-1011.
Questions about the Parent Survey: Contact Anne Ladd at firstname.lastname@example.org or Sharon Jones at email@example.com.
Families want to answer the survey by phone: Contact the Special Education Help Desk at 404-657-9968.