Supporting Inclusive Practices: Professional Development Resources: The materials in this compilation focus on resources that can be used to prepare personnel to serve young children with disabilities in settings with their typically developing peers.
Reporting Requirements: This new resource from IDC and ECTA Center includes a Decision Tree for Reporting Educational Environments for Children Ages 3-5 with IEPs; SPP/APR Part B Indicator 6 Measurement Table; and, Reporting Educational Environments for Preschool Children, Ages 3 through 5, with Disabilities: Excerpts from the Technical Guide - Children with Disabilities (IDEA) Early Childhood File Specifications (posted October 28, 2014)
Fact Sheets: This collection of resources from Pyramid Plus can be used by state and local programs to raise awareness, support planning, offer strategies, and clarify IDEA data and regulatory requirements for improving and increasing inclusive practices. (posted October 22, 2014)
OSEP Letter on Preschool LRE (February 29, 2012), reiterates that the least restrictive environment requirements of IDEA Section 612(a)(5) apply to the placement of preschool children with disabilities.