Tampa Update – Autism Friendly Tampa Initiative and Public/Private Partnerships for Housing Those with IDDD (Intellectual Disabilities & Developmental Disabilities)
Hillsborough County Public Schools!!
This week’s show features “Working with Your Local School to Get the Help Your Child Needs” by Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS), Exceptional Student Education (Special Education), Staffing Supervisor, Suzette Sample.
Suzette will answer many questions that parents may have, such as:
I think my child may need help in school. What should I do?
What is special education?
Who is eligible for special education?
How does the school evaluate my child?
If my child is found eligible for special education. What next?
Hillsborough County Public Schools
HCPS serves all of Hillsborough County, Florida. It is the third largest school district in Florida and the 8th largest district in the United States.
The ESE Department
Supporting the Needs of Students with Disabilities
HCPS serves over 29,000 students with disabilities, ages birth through 21, in over 250 schools.