In light of COVID-19, and on-going discussions at the federal, state, and local level regarding timelines and IEP services, AASP wants to provide you with streamlined access to resources.
Options for in-person assessments
Option for "Clean Room Testing"
June 2020 White Paper (created by AASP; submitted to ALSDE DOE and ALSDE SES)
Guidance on Psychological Tele-assessment During the COVID-19 Crisis
Conducting Psychoeducational Assessments During the COVID-19 Crisis: The Danger of Good Intentions
March 2020 White Paper (created by AASP; submitted to ALSDE DOE and ALSDE SES)
United States Department of Education (USDOE)
COVID-19 Information and Resources
Office of Civil Right (OCR)
Alabama State Department of Education Special Education Services (ALSDE SES)April 1, 2020 FAQ
NASP/USDOE Guidelines for SP services during COVID-19
NASP COVID-19: Special Education Resources
NASP COVID-19 Crisis and Mental Health Resources
NASP COVID-19 Family and Education Resources