Salaries for essential personnel who are teachers and related services and support services staff members are reimbursable for the following activities:
child find and pupil identification;
necessary short-term indirect or consultative services that are provided in conjunction with regular education prereferral activities to an individual suspected of having a disabling condition to determine whether referrals for evaluation shall be made;
evaluation, progress reporting, and IEP planning for individual pupils;
instruction or related and support services to pupils who have an IEP;
parental involvement and due process;
school psychological services and school social worker services provided for pupils identified as emotional or behavioral disordered according to part 3525.1329 alone or in conjunction with the instructional program outlined in any pupil's IEP;
other related services provided in conjunction with the instructional program as outlined in a pupil's IEP;
paraprofessional services provided under the direction of a regular or special education teacher or a related services provider that:
enhance the instruction provided by the teacher or related services staff; and
supplement instructional activities or provide extended practice in instances in which the paraprofessional has had training and ongoing support from a special education teacher or related services staff;
program coordination; and
due process facilitation, except for attorney costs for suit preparation.
Ongoing services for at-risk students, for example, truancy, suicide prevention, child abuse, or protection, are not reimbursable.
October 12, 2007
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