In accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004, Iowa must have in place a Part B State Performance Plan that evaluates Iowa's efforts to implement the requirements and purposes of Part B and describe how Iowa will improve such implementation. This plan is in effect for six years and Iowa will report annually to the U.S. Department of Education on the performance of the State under this plan. The Annual Performance Reports cited below are the annual reports that the Iowa Department of Education have submitted to the United States Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs.
Iowa has chosen to use the opportunity to provide clarification to OSEP regarding the February 1, 2008 submission. Stakeholders who have downloaded an APR between January 31, 2008 and April 30, 2008, should note the following changes. The changes are consistent with the APR posted May 1, 2008 and pagination below will not match APRs downloaded between January 31, 2008 and April 30, 2008.
Note to Stakeholders on APR Clarifications 2008-04-11