Special Ed Process

The special education process consists of several steps. Below is an outline with each providing a link to additional information- *NOTE: the rules have recently changed and this site (the seven steps below) are currently being updated. Please see the last link- steps in NH Special Education Rules 2017 for the most current and accurate information.

Steps in the Special Ed Process

Steps in the Special Ed Process

  1. Referral
  2. Disposition of the Referral
  3. Evaluation
  4. Determination of Eligibility
  5. Development / Approval of IEP
  6. Placement
  7. Monitoring

To learn more about special education process and each step, download a copy of the Steps in NH Special Education 2017