Parent Navigator

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    Plano ISD Special Education MISSION

    We will ADVOCATE and COLLABORATE to help ALL students and staff ACHIEVE their full POTENTIAL, meet INDIVIDUAL needs, and promote GROWTH of the WHOLE CHILD!

    This is a site to support parents with students in Special Education.

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    Parent Conference Resources

    Special Education Hero Expo: 

    Every parent is a HERO, and every HERO needs their resources!

    Thank you for joining our 1st Special Education Parent Conference!!

    Recordings are avalible on the Special Education Hero Expo website (linked below).  

    Flyers: English and Spanish

    For more information about the Expo, please visit our webpage at:

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    Important for all Families

    This section includes important resources that are considered to be "top of the list things do to."

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    General Information

    The sections below provide information regarding special education contact lists, acronyms, evaluations, IDEA, and more.  There are also sections that include information you may need in regard to a particular time of year. 

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    The resource section provides links for special education, program, and community resources. 

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    ARD Process 

    In the Admission, Review and Dismissal (ARD) Process sections you will find links to provide further information about the ARD and Individualized Education Plan (IEP) processes such as the ARD guide and procedural safeguards. 

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    Transition Support 

    Transition Support is for all ages (pre-k to adult). Additional information regarding these transitions by age level are linked below.