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The Utah State Board of Education (USBE) Special Education Services section provides leadership and support for educators, parents, and students with disabilities receiving special education and related services throughout Utah public schools and communities, in an effort to improve educational outcomes.

Special Education e-Newsletter

Online Newsletter

Register for a subscription to the USBE Special Education e-Newsletter. Each month the e-newsletter will provide subscribers with articles and professional learning opportunities aimed at improving outcomes for students with disabilities. The monthly articles will focus on literacy, numeracy, behavior supports, transition, preschool, Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS), parent engagement, meaningful inclusion, and compliance. Educators, administrators, paraeducators, and parents will all benefit from this information. Please feel free to share this subscription link with your colleagues and friends.

Student Services Training Request Portal (TRP)

Training Portal

The USBE TRP is an online tool for Local Education Agencies (LEAs) to request specific Professional Learning (PL) and Technical Assistance (TA) support from the USBE. The information submitted is used to help coordinate PL and TA across the state to ensure that LEA needs are addressed and met in an efficient manner.

Public Comment

Written public comments on the draft Part B application packet may be submitted from March 4, 2022 until the close of business on April 4, 2022 for the required 30-day timeline.

Annual State Application Under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) as Amended in 2004 for Federal Fiscal Year 2022

Part B Interactive Spreadsheet

Please send comments to the attention of Jerry Rogers at jerry.rogers@schools.utah.gov.