Commonly Used Acronyms

AAC-Augmentative and Alternative Communication

ABA-Applied Behavioral Analysis

ACR-Annual Case Review

ADHD-Attention Deficit with Hyperactivity Disorder

ASD-Autism Spectrum Disorders

ASL-American Sign Language

AT-Assistive Technology

BIP-Behavioral Intervention Plan

BLV-Blind Low Vision

BTE-Bridges to Employment

CBE-Community Based Education

CCC-Case Conference Committee

CD-Cognitive Disability

COTA-Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

CP-Cerebral Palsy

DD-Developmental Delay

DHH-Deaf or Hard of Hearing

ED-Emotional Disability

ELL-English Language Learners

ESY-Extended School Year

FAPE-Free and Appropriate Public Education

FBA-Functional Behavior Assessment

FERPA-Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

IDEA-Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IEE-Independent Educational Evaluation

IEP-Individualized Education Program

ISP-Individualized Service Plan

LEA-Local Education Agency

LI-Language Impairment

LPTA-Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant

LRE-Least Restrictive Environment

MD-Manifestation Determination

OHI-Other Health Impaired

OI-Orthopedic Impairment

OT-Occupational Therapy

PECS-Picture Exchange Communication System

PLOP-Present Level of Performance

PT-Physical Therapy

RTI-Response to Instruction

SEI-Suspension Expulsion Interventionist

SI-Speech Impairment

SLD-Specific Learning Disability

SLA-Speech Language Assistant

SLP-Speech Language Pathologist

TBI-Traumatic Brain Injury