Early Intervention - Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part C Reports
State Performance Plan and Annual Performance Reports
Vermont’s (VT’s) CIS/Part C Early Intervention services of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004 must assure the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) that we use the funds we receive for the Part C program wisely. VT CIS/Part C also must assure OSEP, Congress and the public that it meets the requirements of the IDEA 2004 and current regulations so that the program makes a positive difference in the lives of the children and families for whom it provides services. The following are two primary ways by which the VT CIS/Part C program reports to OSEP that it produces positive results for families and their children, and measures the effect of program improvement strategies:
The Vermont Department of Education is required by IDEA 2004 to report similar information as above about children ages 3 - 22 years old, who receive special education services in Vermont.