WASHINGTON (June 23, 2020) – The Department of Education released two Questions-and-Answers documents to address dispute resolution during the COVID-19 environment June 22.
Each document provides answers to inquiries received by the department’s Office of Special Education Programs. Responses address concerns related to implementing the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) while accounting for the COVID-19 pandemic.
These documents do not impose any additional requirements beyond those included in applicable law and regulations, and they do not create or confer any rights for or on any person, according to the documents.
View the department’s COVID-19 information and resources page.
View IDEA-related COVID-19 information and resources.
Last modified on May 23, 2022