Special Education Acronyms

ABA:

ACCESS/VR:

ADD:

ADHD:

AIS:

BIP:

BOCES:

BOE:

CPSE:

CST:

CSE:

ED:

FAPE:

GA:

HI:

IDEA:

IEP:

IST:

LD:

LEP:

LRE:

NYSAA:

OHI:

OMH:

OMRDD:

OT:

PE:

PPS:

PSEN:

PT:

RCT:

SE:

SED:

SEIT:

SI:

TBI:

VI:

VOCED:

WISC:

WISCR:

Applied Behavior Analysis

Adult Career and Continuing Education Services - Vocational Rehabilitation

Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Academic Intervention Services

Behavior Intervention Plan

Board of Cooperative Education Services

Board of Education

Committee on Preschool Special Education

Child Study Team

Committee on Special Education

Emotionally Disturbed

Free Appropriate Public Education

Grade Equivalent

Hearing Impaired

Individuals with Disabilities Education

Individual Education Plan

Instructional Support Team

Learning Disabled

Limited English Proficiency

Least Restrictive Environment

New York State Alternative Assessment

Other Health Impaired

Office of Mental Health

Office of Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities

Occupation Therapy/Therapist

Physical Education

Pupil Personnel Services

Pupils with Special Education Needs

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Regents Competency Test

Special Education

State Education Department

Special Education Itinerant Teacher

Speech Impaired

Traumatic Brain Injury

Visually Impaired/Visual Impairment

Vocational Education

Wechsler Intelligent Scale for Children

Wechsler Intelligent Scale for Children Revised