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January 20, 2018
Special Education
Special education information & Resources

Plan approved for meaningful change within the BOCES Special Education division


A plan for implementing the recommendations of the in-depth and independent review of the Special Education division was approved by the BOCES Board of Education at its July 17, 2017 meeting. The plan focuses on areas that were flagged as in need of improvement in last year’s review of the division: the student intake process, behavioral supports, approaches to classroom management and literacy instruction. Learn more about the implementation plan


Capital Region BOCES Code of Conduct

Read the complete Capital Region BOCES Code of Conduct (Board of Education Policy #5300). This document provides specific information on expected student behavior and penalties for offenses. A paper-version of this policy is also available in each of the Special Education division school offices.

Committee on Special Education Resources

CSE committee members: Check out the CSE resources page, which provides quick access to program info, special education regulations, workshops and other resources to help you serve your students.


Documents required by the New York State Board of Education 

arrow bulletDownload Capital Region BOCES testing transparency report (PDF) 



Release of student directory information

Capital Region BOCES has an opt-out policy regarding the release of student directory information.


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