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Education Disruption > Key Components

Key Components of the Law

Who are the students experiencing education disruption?

Students who experience education disruption (Link Here to definition)  meet the definition of “education disruption”, if he/she has experienced an interruption in his/her current educational program for: (please check all that apply)

____10 or more consecutive days and____ were placed in a program or school approved by the Department of Education. which may be a result of a situation such as ____ homelessness,  ____ unplanned psychiatric hospitalization, ____ unplanned hospitalization for a medical emergency,  ____ foster care placement,  _____ youth development center placement, or ____some other out-of-district placement that is not otherwise authorized by either an individualized education plan or other education plan.

If you have determined that the student has experienced school disruption, please proceed and respond to the following timelines and key components of Public Law 451 http://www.maine.gov/education/disruption/long_form.doc