• Dallas ISD Special Education

Upcoming Events

Virtual Parent Academy Registration

  • Parent Virtual Meeting

    Parents are invited to a virtual workshop facilitated by Special Education Student and Parent Support Services.


    • English Workshop - Register Here
    • Spanish Workshop - Regístrate Aquí

Parent Academy Catalog

Coronavirus (COVID19) Resources List

Distance Learning FAQs

  • Can I access behavior support for my child at home during the distance learning option?

  • Will Dallas ISD offer support for parents of special education during distance learning?

  • How are vision and hearing services going to be provided during the distance learning instruction?

  • How will special education students who are accessing an alternate curriculum be instructed through distance learning?

  • How will inclusion support be implemented through distance learning?

  • How will student-specific adaptive equipment, communication devices, assistive technology, and/or accommodations be provided in distance learning?

  • How will students who receive distance learning receive related/support services?

  • My child struggles to sit still for long periods of time and Distance Learning will be a challenge. What options do I have?

  • When making your decision, you might consider:

  • How can I participate in my child’s ARD meeting?

  • What if I do not want to bring my child to an on-campus assessment?

  • How will special ed evaluations be completed if my child is participating in remote learning?

  • How do I give consent for a special education evaluation?

  • Can my child still be referred for a special education evaluation?

  • What if I decide to change to distance learning during the school year or the campus is forced to close due to Covid-19?

  • What will my student’s IEP look like if I select distance learning?

  • How will distance learning for special education be different in the 2020-2021 school year compared to what Dallas ISD offered in the Spring of 2020?

Parent Session Webinars

  • Senior leadership disusses the re-entry plan for specialized self-contained units and additional support for parents during the 2020-2021 school year.  


Specialized Units Re-Entry Plan 2020-2021

Self Contained Classrooms - Spanish

Self Contained Classrooms - English

Contact Us


    Special Education Department

    9400 N. Central Expwy, 7th Floor

    Dallas, Texas 75231

    Phone: 972.581.4100

    Fax 972.581.4101

    Email: NotifySPED@dallasisd.org