The Special Education Information Center (SPEDTex) provides resources and interactive features for increasing family awareness of disabilities and special education processes, with the goal of improving partnerships between schools and families.

Contact information:

Phone: 1-855-773-3839

Email: [email protected]

Live Chat:

Region One - Special Education: 

Texas Education Agency:

Special Education News:

The Council for Exceptional Children:

U.S. Department of Education:

Legal Framework:

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On October 21st, Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Education Agency announced the establishment of the Supplementary Special Education Services (SSES) program to connect eligible student with severe cognitive disabilities with additional support for the services they require. The SISD Special Education Department will update information regarding the SSES program as it becomes available. 

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TEA SSES Frequently Asked Questions

Overview of Special Education and Section 504 Programs: Please click the link to access this recording


Descripción general de los Programas de Educación Especial y de la Sección 504: haga clic en el enlace para acceder a esta grabación