Special Education Legal Services


Procedural Safeguards

Procedural Safeguards (In Spanish) 

Building the Legacy:  IDEA 2004

U.S. Department of Education

IDEA Interagency Agreement – Effective July 1, 2012 

The department's office of legal services in the Division of Special Education is responsible for providing information and guidance to school districts and parents regarding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Special Education: Rules & Regulations

The Special Education Legal Services staff may be reached by calling (615) 741-2921 or by email.

Assistant General Counsel for Special Education: Bill Wilson

The information contained herein is intended as guidance to assist with compliance of applicable federal and state laws regarding IDEA.  For specific legal advice regarding an individual child with a disability, seek the advice of your own attorney.

Copies of any forms or information contained on these pages can be mailed via United States mail when requested.