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The Dispute Process

Formal Approaches: Resolution Meeting

”Image of a screen with a photograph of four adults seated at a conference table. A series of tabs are at the bottom of the screen with the tab for Resolution Meeting highlighted.

Text reads: Title: Resolution Meeting. A resolution meeting is scheduled within 15 days of the school receiving notice of complaint. The purpose of this meeting is to:

Resolution reached: The parents and the school enter into a legally binding, written agreement. Fail to reach resolution: Next step will be a due process hearing.”

IDEA requires the school to hold a resolution meeting after receiving notification that you have filed a due process complaint.

NICHCY: The Resolution Process
State Complaint
Due Process Complaint
Resolution Meeting
Due Proces Hearing