Early On ® Michigan Part C of IDEA. Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a United States federal law that governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention, special education, and related services to children with disabilities.
% of infants/toddlers with IFSPs who demonstrate improved
a.) Positive social-emotional skills (including social relationships)
b.) Acquisition and use of knowledge/skills (including early language/communication)
c.) Use of appropriate behaviors to meet their needs
% of families participating in Part C who report early intervention services have helped the family:
a.) Know their rights
b.) Effectively communicate child’s needs
c.) Help children develop and learn
U.S. Congress IDEA
US Dept. of Education
Office of Special Education Programs
Coordinating Council (MICC)
Michigan State Board of Education
MI Dept. of
MI Dept. of
Michigan Department of Education
Office of Great Start
Local Service Areas/ Intermediate School Districts (56)
Early On Coordinator
Local Interagency Coordinating Council (LICC)
- Under 2 months of age: any delay
- 2 to 36 months of age:
20% in one or more areas
Eligibility Reference Bulletin
Eligibility is based on an established condition or an evaluation to determine if there is a 20% or greater developmental delay.
A multi-disciplinary evaluation includes:
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