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AUP Acceptable Use Policy (Internet) 
Section 504 Accommodation Plan of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 
AIDS Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome 
APE Adaptive Physical Education 
AYP Adequate Yearly Progress 
ALJ Administrative Law Judge 
APA Administrative Procedures Act 
AP Advanced Placement 
ACT American College Testing 
ASL American Sign Language 
ADA Americans with Disabilities Act 
AVA American Vocational Association 
ABA Applied Behavioral Analysis 
ASVAB Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery 
AT Assistive Technology 
ADD Attention Deficit Disorder 
ADHD Attention Deficit with Hyperactivity Disorder 
AH Aurally Impaired 
AM Autism 
AU Autistic/Autism 
BD Behavior Disorder 
BIP Behavior Intervention Plan 
BDR Bill Draft Request 
BIA Bureau of Indian Affairs 
CP Cerebral Palsy 
CST Child Study Team 
CA Chronological Age 
CFR Code of Federal Regulations 
CD Cognitive Delay 
CSE Committee on Special Education 
CCBD Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders 
CEC Council for Exceptional Children 
CASE Council of Administrators of Special Education 
CRT Criterion Referenced Test 
DB Deaf/Blind 
DD Developmentally Delayed 
DSM-IV Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th Edition 
P-16 Council Discusses matriculation/articulation of students from preschool to post-high school institutions 
DTT Disease Trial Training 
DCFS Division of Child and Family Services 
DP Due Process 
ECLPR Early Childhood Law and Policy Reporter 
ECSE Early Childhood Special Education 
EI Early Intervention 
EPSDT Early, Periodic, Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment Program 
EMR Educable Mentally Retarded 
ERIC Educational Resources Information Center 
EDGAR Education Department General Administrative Regulations 
EAHCA Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975 
EHLR Education for the Handicapped Law Report 
ETS Education Testing Service 
EEG Electroencephlogram 
ESEA Elementary and Secondary Education Act 
ECCTA Elko County Classroom Teachers Association 
ECSDAO Elko County School District Administrators Organization 
ECSSO Elko County Support Staff Organization 
ED Emotionally Disturbed 
EH Emotionally Handicapped 
ESL English as a Second Language 
ELA English Language Arts 
ELL English Language Learner 
ESD Extended School Day 
ESY Extended School Year Services 
FCCLA Family, Career and Community Leaders of America 
FERPA Family Education Rights and Privacy Act 
FPCO Family Policy and Compliance Office 
FAPE Fee Appropriate Public Education 
FAS Fetal Alcohol Syndrome 
FY Fiscal Year 
FRL Free or Reduced Lunch 
FAQ Frequently Asked Questions 
FTE Full Time Equivalent 
FBLA Future Business Leaders of America 
FFA Future Farmers of America 
GE General Education 
GED General Education Diploma 
GEPA General Education Provisions Act 
GT Gifted and Talented 
GATE Gifted and Talented Education 
GT/LD Gifted and Talented with Learning Disabilities 
GI Gifted Intellectually 
GPA Grade Point Average 
HHS Health and Human Services 
HI Health Impaired 
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 
HMO Health Maintenance Organization 
HI Hearing Impairment 
HQT Highly Qualified Teachers 
HSPE High School Proficiency Exam 
HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus 
IHO Impartial Hearing Officer 
IEE Independent Educational Evaluation 
IL Independent Living 
IEP Individual Education Program 
IEPT Individualized Education Program Team 
IFSP Individualized Family Service Plan 
IDELR Individuals and Disabilities Education Law Report 
IDEA Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 
ISS In School Suspension 
IHE Institution of Higher Education 
IQ Intelligence Quotient 
ISA Interagency Services Agreement 
IGA Intergovernmental Agreement 
IU Intermediate Unit 
IR Interrelated 
ITBS Iowa Test of Basic Skills 
ITED Iowa Test of Educational Development 
KTEA Kaufman Test of Educational Achievement 
K-12 Kindergarten through 12th Grade 
LD Learning Disability 
LRBI Least Restrictive Behavioral Interventions 
LRE Least Restrictive Environment 
LCB Legislative Council Bureau 
LOP Letter of Findings 
LEP Limited English Proficiency 
LEA Local Education Agency 
MRI Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
MIS Management Information System 
MDR Manifestation Determination Review 
MOU Memorandum of Understanding 
MR Mentally Retarded 
MBD Minimal Brain Dysfunction 
MD Multi-Disability 
MDT Multidisciplinary Team 
MCR Multiple Chemical Sensitivity 
NAEP National Assessment of Educational Progress 
NCLD National Center for Learning Disabilities 
NEA National Education Association 
NHS National Honor Society 
NICHD National Institute for Child Health and Human Development 
NILD National Institute for Learning Disabilitites 
NIH National Institutes of Health 
NIMH National Institutes of Mental Health 
NASA Nevada Association of School Administrators 
NDOE Nevada Department of Education 
NCLB No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 
NC Non-Categorical 
NRT Norm Referenced Test 
NNRPDP Northeast Nevada Regional Professional Development Program 
OCD Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder 
OT Occupational Therapy/Therapist 
OCR Office of Civil Rights 
OMB Office of Management and Budget 
OSERS Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services 
OSEP Office of Special Education Programs 
OJT On-the-Job Traning 
ODD Oppositional Defiant Disorder 
OI Orthopedic Impairments 
OI Orthopedic Impairments 
OHI Other Health Impaired 
OI Other Health Impaired 
PAC Parent Advisory Committee 
PTA Parent Teacher Association 
PTO Parent Teacher Organization 
Part B Part B of the IDEA (State Grants Program) 
Part C Part C of the IDEA (Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities Program) 
PDD Pervasive Development Disorders 
PE Physical Education 
PT Physical Therapy/Therapist 
PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder 
PLAN Pre American College Testing Test (Pre ACT) 
PSAT Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test 
PAC Principal's Advisory Committee 
P & A Protection and Advocacy Agency 
PO Purchase Order 
RFP Request for Proposals 
SAT Scholastic Aptitude Test 
Section 619 Section 619 of Part B of IDEA (Preschool Grants Program) 
SCC Self Contained Classroom 
SED Serious Emotional Disturbance 
SID Severe Intellectual Disability 
SCAAN Skills and Competencies Alternate Assessment of Nevada 
SSA Social Security Administration 
SES Socio-Economic Status 
SpEd Special Education 
SLD Specific Learning Disability 
SL Speech and Language 
SAD State Administrative Decision 
SEA State Education Agency 
SRO State Review Officer 
SIS Student Information System 
SSI Supplemental Security Income 
TTY Teletypewriter 
TRO Temporary Restraining Order 
TMR Trainable Mentally Retarded 
TSF Transition Services Facilitator 
TB or TBI Traumatic Brain Injury 
USC United States Code 
USDOE United States Department of Education 
VI Visual Impairment 
VH Visually Handicapped 
VICA Vocational Industrial Clubs of America (Skills USA) 
VR Vocational Rehabilitation 
WISC Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children 
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