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Elk Grove USD  |  BP  6159.4  Instruction

Behavioral Interventions For Special Education Students   

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A special education student's minor behavioral problems shall be subject to the disciplinary measures applicable to all students for such infractions.

(cf. 5144.2 -Suspension and Expulsion/Due Process (Individuals with Exceptional Needs))

When a special education student's serious behavioral problem significantly interferes with implementing the goals and objectives of his/her individualized education program, a functional analysis assessment shall be conducted with parental consent and a written behavioral intervention plan may be developed for the student in accordance with law and SELPA procedures.

The Superintendent or designee shall ensure that staff are informed of the SELPA's policy and regulations governing the systematic use of behavioral and emergency interventions.

(cf. 6159 -Individualized Education Program)

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

49001 Prohibition of corporal punishment

56321 Notice of parental rights; consent of parents

56500-56508 Procedural safeguards, including due process rights

56520-56524 Behavioral Interventions

CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5

3001 Definitions

3052 Designated positive behavioral interventions

UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 20

1412 State eligibility

1415 Procedural safeguards

CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, TITLE 34

300.1-300.818 Assistance to states for the education of students with disabilities

Management Resources:

FEDERAL REGISTER

Rules and Regulations, August 14, 2006, Vol. 71, Number 156, pages 46539-46845

Policy ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

adopted: October 17, 1994 Elk Grove, California