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"... the most important considerations in devising educational programs for children with autistic spectrum disorders have to do with recognition of the autism spectrum as a whole, with the concomitant implications for social, communicative, and behavioral development and learning, and with the understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of the individual child across areas of development."
—Educating Children with Autism2001

MCPS/MSDE Publications
Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)

MCPS Parent Engagement

MCPS Special Education at a Glance, 2016-2017
This publication provides data for every public school in Montgomery County. The data shows how many students with disabilities are enrolled at each school, as well as levels of staffing and outcome measures. 

MCPS Special Education Program Service Locations (by cluster and school), 2017-2018
These charts list the special education programs and services provided at each school. The charts are organized by high school cluster. 

Maryland State Department of Education

Accommodations Manual
Building IEPs With Maryland Families
Parental Rights: Maryland Procedural Safeguards Notice (Infants and Toddlers Early Intervention, Preschool Special Education, and Special Education. Updated in July 2017
Technical Assistance Bulletin: Parental Consent under Maryland Law. Issued November 1, 2017

U.S. Department of Education
Summary of Seclusion and Restraint Statutes, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Improving the educational experiences and outcomes of students on the autism spectrum in grades K-12

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