The Arkansas Department of Education, Special Education Unit (ADE-SEU) monitoring system is designed to: a) ensure Local Education Agencies (LEA) comply with Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA) requirements b) identify compliance barriers that may negatively impact student results, and c) identify technical assistance needs. To assist ADE-SEU in determining a district’s level of monitoring and technical assistance needs, a more formalized process for determining risk has been developed that incorporates a number of variables.
Teacher Information Sheet
General Program Checklist
Student Folder Checklist
Early Childhood SFC
School Age SFC
Additional SMMS Training Videos
APR Disproportionality Self-Assessment Tools
APR Self-Assessment Calculation Methodology (Updated 03/25/2020)
APR Self-Assessment of District Policies, Procedures and Practices
APR Self-Assessment Worksheets (optional)
Rules and Regulations
The following are revised monitoring schedules for schools and early childhood programs developed by the Special Education Unit of the Arkansas Department of Education for the next four years.