The Idaho State Department of Education, Special Education Department is conducting an Early Childhood Webinar Series addressing various topics that impact students 3-5 years of age that receive special education services in a local school district. This webinar will help early childhood special education and related service provides understand the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) requirements and determining appropriate coding. Upon completion of this webinar you will be able to:
• Understand the importance of Inclusion;
• Understand what constitutes a “regular early childhood” program;
• Utilize the LRE decision tree; and
• When to transition to a K-12 LRE code.