October 2015

SPECIAL EDUCATION FIELD ADVISORY

From: James P. DeLorenzo, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Special Education, Renee Rider, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Student Support Services
Subject: Special Education Itinerant Services (SEIS) for Preschool Children with Disabilities.

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide comprehensive policy guidance relating to Special Education Itinerant Services (SEIS) to ensure that Committees on Preschool Special Education (CPSE), municipalities, approved SEIS providers and parents of preschool children have a common understanding of the State’s laws, regulations and policy relating to individualized education program (IEP) development and implementation, SEIS provider responsibilities, and billing for SEIS sessions.

PDF Version of Complete Memo: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/publications/2015-memos/documents/SpecialEducation