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Dufferin-Peel provides, parents/guardians, students, and interested community members with information related to Catholic Education for Dufferin-Peel students with diverse learning needs, including special education needs.  In this respect, Dufferin-Peel is pleased to reference the newly reorganized and enhanced special education component of the Ontario Ministry of Education’s Special Education web page.

Ontario Ministry of Education – Special Education web page    www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/parents/speced.html

The Ministry of Education website provides information available (in both English and French) concerning special education.  The Ministry of Education’s refreshed special education web page is designed to facilitate easy access for parents, teachers, administrators and students.

Any questions regarding  this notice and/or the Dufferin-Peel’s special education web page can be directed to your home school and/or the Family of Schools’ Special Education Consultant 905-890-1221.

Policy Direction

The Education Act on Special Education

Special Education Regulations

Special Education Policy Documents

Policy/Program Memoranda Concerning Special Education

Funding for Special Education

Standards for School Boards' Special Education Plans

Individual Education Plans: Standards for Development, Program Planning, and Implementation

Resource Documents

Special Education Transformation: The Report of the Co-Chairs with the Recommendations of the Working Table on Special Education, 2006

Effective Educational Practices for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Education for All: The Report of the Expert Panel on Literacy and Numeracy Instruction for Students with Special Education Needs, Kindergarten to Grade 6

Planning Entry to School – A Resource Guide

The Individual Education Plan (IEP), A Resource Guide, 2004

Transition Planning: A Resource Guide, 2002

Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Ontario Poverty Reduction Strategy

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Ministry of Community and Social Services

Passport Initiative

Ontario Disability Support Program

Ministry of the Attorney General

Ministry of Education

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