Special Education Resources

State, federal and national resources are identified below to assist you with gaining an understanding of your legal obligations for identifying and providing a free appropriate public education within the least restrictive environment for children identified or suspected of having a disability under state and federal law. Additional resources are provided for ease of access and to support compliance with other key laws impacting schools and/or preserving the rights of individual with disabilities. 

Michigan Resources


Michigan Department of Education

MDE Curriculum Content Resources

MDE Special Education Resources

MDE State Data Resources

Other MDE/ISD Resources



National/Federal Resources





Inclusive Schools Resources

Inclusive Schools Network 

Additional Resources for Individuals