Special Education in Texas
Together, we are committed to high expectations and strong systems that achieve equitable outcomes for every student with a disability.
A wide array of services and support are available for students and families needing special education services.
Information regarding planned improvements to special education supports and the response to the USDE required corrective actions.This link also includes updated information regarding grants specific to the Corrective Action Response and their related LOIs.
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TEA is committed to providing families, students, and schools with high quality supports to enable students with disabilities to achieve the highest outcomes. The links below lead to information and resources provided by TEA toward achieving that goal.
Special Education or IEP-Related Questions?
Consult SPEDTex, the Texas Special Education Information Center. This is a resource backed by TEA to inform and support parents, teachers, and anyone committed to the success of children with disabilities.
Phone: 1-855-SPEDTEX (1-855-773-3839)
Office of Special Populations and Monitoring, Department of Special Education
Monday-Friday (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
Fax: (512) 463-9560