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Read the Guidelines for the Educational Evaluation of Autism Spectrum Disorder
These guidelines provide a resource for evaluating children birth to age 21. The examples given serve as a framework for districts and BOCES to aid in developing processes for identifying students for special education when autism spectrum disorder is suspected.
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Listen to the Students with Serious Emotional Disability Webinar
The April 28 webinar discussed the interaction of academic and behavioral difficulties and provided best practices for improving achievement of students with social, emotional and/or behavioral problems within a muti-tiered system of supports. 
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Breakfast After the Bell Nutrition Program
More students may be eating breakfast next school year as schools across the state begin implementing the Breakfast After the Bell Nutrition Program (H.B. 13-1006).
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The federal government has put forth recommendations for best practices in bully prevention and intervention.

Videos demonstrate how to use observation, documentation, and assessment to inform practice.

This fact sheet provides statistics, contact information, and a framework for success.

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