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Is parental permission required for children with disabilities to participate in State and district-wide assessment programs if parental permission is not required for the participation of non-disabled students?

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No. If parental permission is not required for participation in the State and district-wide assessment programs for non-disabled children. it is not required for children with disabilities. However. parents of children with disabilities. as members of the IEP team. will be involved in IEP team decisions on how an individual child will participate in such assessment programs.

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Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on July 28, 2015 at 4:41pm.