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Dispute Resolution

Model Forms

Use of these forms is not required.

  • Due Process Complaint Form: PDF  |   Word
  • Queja de Debido Proceso: PDF
  • State Complaint Form: PDF  |   Word
  • Queja con el Estado : PDF
  • Mediation Request Form: PDF  |   Word
  • Solicitud de Mediacion : PDF

General Special Education Information


For more information, or to speak with someone about dispute resolution options, contact:

Candace Hawkins, Esq.
State Complaints Officer

Lisa Weiss, Esq.
State Complaints Officer

Jennifer Woods
Mediation Coordinator

Exceptional Student Services Unit
1560 Broadway, Suite 1100
Denver, CO 80202
Fax: 303-866-6767



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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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