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  • This resource compares the three equity requirements in IDEA (disproportionate representation, significant discrepancy, and significant disproportionality) across various elements to explain the similarities and the differences among the requirements...

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    IDC Resource
  • The Success Gaps Toolkit presents a process for using data and the Success Gap Rubric to identify root causes of gaps in districts or schools between groups of children. These success gaps occur when the education system is not meeting the needs of...

    • Toolkits and Templates
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    IDC Resource
  • Significant disproportionality with regard to identifying children as children with disabilities or as children with specific disabilities is, by definition, overrepresentation. This resource defines overrepresentation and three related terms: over...

    • Toolkits and Templates
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    IDC Resource
  • The Data Meeting Toolkit is a suite of tools that groups can use to guide conversation around data and support databased decisionmaking. The toolkit provides resources to support success before, during, and after data meetings.

    • Toolkits and Templates
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    IDC Resource
  • States can use the Excel spreadsheet application for calculating disproportionality measures and accompanying user's guide in their assessment of racial/ethnic disproportionality. The spreadsheet application calculates several disproportionality...

    • Toolkits and Templates
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    IDC Resource
  • This FAQ document focuses on helping SEAs and LEAs understand CEIS and its reporting requirements. These questions were developed to be used in conjunction with the OSEP Guidance Memo 08-09.

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    IDC Resource
  • This technical assistance document focuses on helping SEAs and LEAs better understand voluntary CEIS and its reporting requirements. It also provides examples of various data collection and reporting methods states use to collect and report voluntary...

    • Guides, Papers, and Reports
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    IDC Resource
  • This rubric allows a team of users from a school or district to systematically examine the root causes of success gaps among groups of students by focusing on equity, inclusion, and opportunity. The rubric has been updated recently and now includes...

    • Checklists, Crosswalks, and Rubrics
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    IDC Resource
  • This white paper focuses on elements of equity, inclusion, and opportunity that can minimize or eliminate success gaps among different groups of students. It provides the research-based background that guided development of a complementary rubric...

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    IDC Resource
  • The TA guide describes the more common methods for calculating racial/ethnic disproportionality in special education. IDC revised the guide, originally published by DAC in October 2011, because of a change in SPP/APR indicators B9 and B10 to remove...

    • Guides, Papers, and Reports
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    IDC Resource