Sunday, March 19, 2017

Limited Funding for Students With Significant Behavioral or Physical Needs Served by Public Schools

The Office of Public Instruction is making available limited funding for the costs of students with significant behavioral or physical needs served by the public schools. Funds must be obligated by June 30, 2017.

Eligible students include all of the following: students with significant behavioral or physical needs, students with conduct disorder, juvenile sex offenders, students identified as emotionally disturbed (ED) under special education or as severely emotionally disturbed (SED) under the Montana Mental Health Access Plan. Students DO NOT have to meet the eligibility criteria of severely emotionally disturbed
(SED) or be identified as a student with disabilities in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Read more here.