Disability & Special Education Acronyms

October 2010 The disability community is full of acronyms that people constantly use in writing and in conversation, and it's important to know what those acronyms stand for. Acronyms are used in order to abbreviate names or phrases. NICHCY is pleased to provide this list special education and disability related acronyms, and hope it helps our readers quickly connect with the meaning of pivotal acronyms in the field. _____________________________________ A … [Read more...]

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