Connecticut State Department of Education
The Connecticut State Department of Education can be an important source of information concerning clarification of your rights as they pertain to your individual situation. They will also intervene on your behalf if you feel your rights have been violated. All requests for intervention must be done in writing. If you decide to pursue a due process, your attorney must file with this agency.
A Parent's Guide to Special Education in Connecticut is a 2007 publication that provides information for parents, guardians, and other family members about the laws, regulations and policies affecting special education programs and services. Spanish version
Special Education Parent Teacher Organization (SEPTO) information is available on our Family Resources/PTO page.