Use your text, Internet, and/or any other resource to find the definitions for the following vocabulary that will be used throughout this term.

Special Students /Zero reject/Child Find

Nondiscriminatory Evaluation:

Least Restrictive Environment (LRE)

Due Process:
Relating it to education/special education: IEP due process is protected under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and is a formal way to resolve disputes with a school about your child’s education. You can file a due process complaint only for special education disputes, not for general education issues. You have the right to an impartial hearing officer and to present evidence and witnesses at the due process hearing.

Free, Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)

Individual Educational Program (IEP)

Transition Services -

Inclusion/Full Inclusion -

Gifted and Talented students

Culturally & linguistically diverse students -

Students placed at risk -

Related services-

Special Education- .

Supplementary aids and services-

means aids, services, and other supports that are provided in regular education classes, other education-related settings, and in extracurricular and nonacademic settings, to enable children with disabilities to be educated with nondisabled children to the maximum extent appropriate.

Person first language


Modification -

A modification changes the learning outcome or objective. Changing the modification could change assignments, test, or instructional content, but modifications change the learning outcomes or objectives. It may not always change other components of the class.