• AAR     Academic Achievement Record 

    AEP      Alternative Education Program

    AGC     Access to General Curriculum

    AI         Auditory Impairment

    APE      Adapted Physical Education

    ARD     Admission, Review, Dismissal 

    ARDC   Admission, Review and Dismissall Committee

    AU        Autism

    BIP       Behavior Intervention Plan

    CBA      Curriculum Behavior Assessment

    CBI       Community-Based Instruction

    CBVI     Community-Based Vocational Instruction

    CTE       Career and Technology Education

    DAEP    Discipline Alternative Education Program

    DB        Deaf Blindless

    ECI       Early Childhood Education

    ECO      Early Childhood Outcomes

    ED        Emotional Disturbance

    ESL       English as a Second Language

    ESY       Extended School Year

    FAPE     Free Appropriate Public Education

    FBA       Functional Behavioral Assessment

    FIE        Full Individual Evaluation

    GPC       Grade Placement Committee

    ID          Intellectual Disability

    IDEA     Individuals with Disabilty Education Act

    IEE        Independent Educational Evaluation

    IEP        Individual Education Plan

    ISS        In-School Suspension

    JJAEP    Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program

  • LD         Learning Disabilty

    LEP        Limited English Proficiency

    LPAC      Language Proficiency Assessment Committee

    LRE        Least Restrictive Environment

    MD         Multiple Disabilities

    MDR       Manifestation Determination Review

    NCEC      Non-categorical Early Childhood

    OHI        Other Health Impairment

    OI          Orthopedic Impairment

    OSS        Out-of-School Suspension

    PGP        Personal Graduation Plan

    PLAAFP  Present Levels of Academic Achievement and                     Functional Performance

    PWN       Prior Written Notice

    RDSPD   Regional Day School Program for the Deaf

    REED      Review of Exisiting Evaluation Data

    RTI         Response to Intervention  

    SHARS    School Health and Related Services

    SI            Speech Impairment

    SOP         Summary of Performance

    SSI          Student Services Initiative

    STAAR     State of Texas Assessment of Academic                               Readiness

    TBI          Traumatic Brain Injury

    TEKS       Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills

    TSBVI     Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

    TSD         Texas School for the Deaf

    VAC         Vocational Adjustment Class

    VI            Visual Impairment