Areas of Disability:

 

AU                    Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

DB                    Deafness-Blindness

 

DD                    Developmental Delay

 

DF                    Deafness

 

ED                    Serious Emotional Disability

 

HI                     Hearing Impairment

 

ID                     Intellectual Disability

 

OHI                   Other Health Impairment

 

SI                     Speech and/or Language Impairment

 

SLD                  Specific Learning Disabilities

 

TBI                   Traumatic Brain Injury

 

VI                     Visual Impairment

 

 

Other Acronyms for EC Listed Alphabetically:

 

ADD                 Attention Deficit Disorder

 

ADHD               Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

 

AIG                   Academically and/or Intellectually Gifted

 

APD                 Auditory Processing Disorder

 

AYP                 Adequate Yearly Progress

 

BA                    Behavioral Assessment

 

BASC               Behavior Assessment System for Children

 

BIP                   Behavior Intervention Plan

 

CAPD               Central Auditory Processing Disorder

 

CC                    Cross-categorical

 

CEC                 Council for Exceptional Children

 

DPI                   Department of Public Instruction

 

ELL                  English Language Learner

 

EOC/EOG         End of Course/Grade
 

ESY                 Extended School Year

 

FAPE               Free Appropriate Public Education

 

FBA                  Functional Behavior Assessment

 

HFAU               High Functioning Autism

 

IDEA                 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

 

IEP                   Individual Education Program

 

IQ                     Intelligence Quotient

 

ITP                   Individualized Transition Plan

 

LEA                  Local Education Agency

 

LEP                  Limited English Proficiency

 

LRE                  Least Restrictive Environment

 

NCDPI              North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

 

NCLB                No Child Left Behind

 

OCR                 Office of Civil Rights

 

OCS                 Occupational Course of Study

 

OSEP               Office of Special Education Programs

 

OT                    Occupational Therapy

 

PLP                  Present Levels of Educational Performance

 

RTI                   Response to Intervention

 

SCOS               Standard Course of Study

 

SLP                  Speech Language Pathologist

 

 

 

Last Modified on September 3, 2013
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