School Choice Program for Students with Exceptionalities Applications Available for New Students. The Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) is now able to accept applications for new students to the School Choice Program (SCP) for the 2020-21 school year. Follow the steps to see if your student qualifies for SCP by AUGUST 7th, 2020. Click here to get started on the LDOE website.
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Exceptional Lives launches !!
We are excited to announce the launch of Exceptional Lives Louisiana – a free online resource for families who have a loved one with a disability. The platform consists of personalized, step-by-step Guides on how to navigate disability-related processes such as special education, health insurance and filing for Supplemental Security Income
— PLUS a comprehensive Resource Directory of disability-related services. You can search by zip code, child’s age, and services they need. Exceptional Lives also provides support for families through a phone helpline and e-mail. Today they’re launching 11 how-to Guides and a robust Resource Directory for the entire state of Louisiana. Visit la.exceptionallives.org to learn more!