Bureau of Indian Education | Special Education

Special Education

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) follows the guidelines provided by the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), a federal grant program designed to improve educational opportunities for children with disabilities.

PUBLIC NOTICE - Bureau of Indian Education's (BIE) IDEA Determination under Section 616(d) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act: Part B
As required by IDEA Section 616(e)(7), the BIE is notifying the public that the Secretary of Education has taken enforcement action as outlined in the letter dated June 23, 2014 to Dr. Charles M. Roessel, BIE Director, regarding BIE's Determination by the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education.   CLICK HERE to access the letter.

CLICK HERE for Division of Performance and Accountability (DPA) Special Education contact information (updated 08/11/2015)

Updated SPED Calendar of Activities and Due Dates for SY 2018-19 

Interviewing Former Students

PowerPoint Presentation (October 18, 2018) 

Timely Initial Evaluation

BIE DPA Monthly Webinar: Unmet Needs SY2018-19

Presented on August 23, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. MDT

State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report (SPP/APR) Indicator 11 - Timely Evaluation

WEBINAR: How to Complete & Submit the IDEA Part B Application for SY 2018-2019