Commonly Used Acronyms

ABAApplied Behavioral Analysis
ADAAmericans with Disabilities Act
ADDAttention Deficit Disorder
ADHDAttention Deficit with Hyperactivity Disorder
ADLActivities of Daily Living
AISAcademic Intervention Services
ASLAmerican Sign Language
AYPAdequate Yearly Progress
BOCESBoard of Cooperative Educational Services
CPSECommittee on Preschool Special Education
CSECommittee on Special Education
CTConsultant Teacher
CTECareer and Technical Education
DCTDirect Consultant Teacher
DOEDepartment of Education
DOHDepartment of Health
EIEarly Intervention
FAPEFree and Appropriate Public Education
FBAFunctional Behavioral Assessment
ICTIn-direct Consultant Teacher
IDEAIndividuals with Disabilities Education Act
IEPIndividualized Education Plan
ISTInstructional Support Team
LEALocal Educational Agency
LEPLimited English Proficient
LRELeast Restrictive Environment
NCLBNo Child Left Behind
NYSEDNew York State Education Department
NYSAANew York State Alternate Assessment
OMHOffice of Mental Health
OMRDDOffice of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities
OTOccupational Therapist
PDPupils with Disabilities
PEPhysical Education
PLEPPresent Levels of Educational Performance
PTPhysical Therapist
RARegional Associate
RICRegional Information Center
RCTRegents Competency Test
SEDState Education Department
SETRCSpecial Education Training Resource Center
SLPSpeech and Language Pathologist
SROState Review Officer
STACSystem for Tracking and Accounting of Children
Sub CSESubcommittee on Special Education
SWDStudents with disabilities
VESIDOffice of Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities

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