Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

State Part B Application

In accordance with federal regulations governing Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act as amended in 2004, the Annual State Application under Part B from the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education is available for public review from March 9, 2020 through May 9, 2020.

Written public comments will be accepted from March 16, 2020 through April 15, 2020.


Written public comments should be submitted to:

Matt Sewell
Director of Special Education
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
1401 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 450
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4221
Fax: 501-682-5159

State Standards

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Licensure & Certification

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