Part B Procedural Safeguards Guidance Materials

OSEP Policy Letters/Memos

Part B Model Forms

In accordance with a new requirement in IDEA 2004, the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) developed model forms for Part B, Special Education Programs. These model forms may be used by schools but are not required.

Notice of Procedural Safeguards:
Prior Written Notice:

Part B Topic Briefs

OSEP has prepared a collection of topic briefs on the changes under Part B of IDEA 2004 related to procedural safeguards.

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email:

ECTA Center is a program of the FPG Child Development Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, funded through cooperative agreement number H326P170001 from the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education. Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily represent the Department of Education's position or policy.

Project Officer: Julia Martin Eile

  • FPG Child Development Institute
  • IDEAs that Work