Glossary of Special Education Terminology

Glossary of Special Education Terms

In this section, parents and professionals will find the definition of commonly used terms.  The definitions are brief, and general in nature.  The list also includes commonly used words that are not included in either the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEIA) or California Education Code, but are very frequently used.

 

Terms A - I

Terms J - R

Terms S - Z