EDFacts Special Education/IDEA, 2011-12

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

EDFacts Special Education/IDEA, 2011-12 (EDFacts SE/IDEA:2011-12), is one of 17 'topics' identified in the EDFacts documentation (in this database, each 'topic' is entered as a separate study); program data is available since 2005 at . EDFacts SE/IDEA:2011-12 (ed.gov/about/inits/ed/edfacts) annually collects cross-sectional data from states about students under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), as amended, and special education programs and their staff at the LEA and state levels. EDFacts SE/IDEA:2011-12 data were collected using the EDFacts Submission System (ESS), a centralized portal and their submission by states is mandatory and required for benefits. Not submitting the required reports by a state constitutes a failure to comply with law and may have consequences for federal funding to the state. Key statistics produced from EDFacts SE/IDEA:2011-12 are from 14 data groups with information on IDEA - Student Count - Early Childhood, IDEA - Student Count - School Age, IDEA - Alternate Assessment Caps (1%/2%), IDEA - Not Participating in Assessments, IDEA - Exiting Special Education, IDEA - Suspensions/Expulsions, IDEA - Disciplinary Removals, IDEA - Total Disciplinary Removals, IDEA - Removal to Interim Alternative Educational Setting, IDEA - Reasons for Unilateral Removal, Educational Services During Expulsion, Special Education Teachers (FTE), Special Education Paraprofessionals (FTE), Special Education Related Services Personnel. For the purposes of this system, data groups are referred to as 'variables', as a result of the structure and format of EDFacts' data.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

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Harvested from Education JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher Office of Special Education Programs
Unique Identifier Unknown
Identifier OPEPD_2012014
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2016-09-27
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 018:20
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://www2.ed.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Homepage URL https://www2.ed.gov/about/inits/ed/edfacts/index.html
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services > Office of Special Education Programs
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 8821dfcdee688928def9171a127f0417b3e8c205
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
Temporal 2012/2013

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