IEA Information for Parents & Students

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2017-18 Student Applications are Now Closed – the due date was April 3, 2017.
2017-18 Private School Applications are Now Open – Applications are due by 3 p.m. CDT on April 28.


Parent Handbook

Provider Handbook


Is My Child Eligible?

Participating Schools

Per Pupil Funding (Parents)

Recursos en Español

School District Liaisons

Top 5 Things to Consider before Applying

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For additional support in reviewing all aspects of your Individualized Education Account Program options, contact the parent center in your region or local advocacy organization.

The IEA Program provides options for parents/guardians of students with certain disabilities to choose the education opportunities that best meet the individual needs of their child by giving them direct access to state and local public education funds.

This section of the IEA webpage provides the most up-to-date information and resources about the IEA Program both for parents/students interested in learning more about the IEA Program and for parents of students already enrolled in the IEA Program.

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Training and Information Sessions for Parents and Students

Each year, the IEA Team conducts in-person and online IEA Information Sessions for parents interested in learning more about the IEA Program, as well as annual trainings (in-person and online) for parents/students enrolled in the IEA Program. Find out more on the information sessions and trainings here.