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Director's Corner - Resources and Guidance


Comprehensive Plan Documents


Educational Surrogate Parent (ESP) Rules and Requirements


Related Services Guidelines/Handbooks


Specific Disability Guidelines/Handbooks

SIED - Guidebook for Determining the Eligibility of Students with Significant Identifiable Emotional Disabilities (PDF)

SLD - Guidelines for Identifying Students with Specific Learning Disabilities (PDF)

Speech-Language - Colorado K-12 Speech or Language Impairment Guidelines for Assessment and Eligibility: K-12 SLI Guidelines (PDF)


Child Find Directory


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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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CDE Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
See also: Licensing Hours

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