Wyoming

Learn more about what Wyoming is doing to increase opportunities for youth and young adults with disabilities as they transition to employment or post-secondary education!

COVID-19 Response:

Assistive Technology Training and Best Practices Webinars

Summary: These webinars cover topics around how to support students in transition through use of assistive technology, including upcoming webinars on virtual assistive technology supports for students in transition.

Operated by: University of Wyoming Project Echo

Topic: Assistive Technology, Transition

Guidelines for Providing Special Education and Related Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Summary: The Wyoming Department of Education created a resource document that addresses Q&As about serving students with disabilities during the COVID-19 outbreak. Specifically, it discusses the process of virtual IEP reviews and adjustments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the process for monitoring the growth of students with disabilities throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and various resources for educators hoping to learn more about this process.

Operated by: Wyoming Department of Education

Topic: Distance Learning

Wyoming Department of Education Special Education COVID-19 Update

Summary: This document provides guidance to special educators on how to amend IEPs to account for new distance learning conditions, and how to provide “recovery services” to compensate for missed or disrupted services due to COVID-19 school closures.

Operated by: Wyoming Department of Education

Topic: Distance Learning, IEP