Category Archives: BSEA Decisions

The Bureau of Special Education Appeals (“BSEA”) conducts mediations, advisory opinions and hearings to resolve disputes among parents, school districts, private schools and state agencies concerning eligibility, evaluation, placement, individualized education programs (IEPs), special education services and procedural protections for students with disabilities.

BSEA Decisions 2013

BSEA Decisions 2013

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BSEA Decisions 2014

BSEA Decisions 2014

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BSEA Decisions 2015

BSEA Decisions 2015

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BSEA Decisions 2016

BSEA Decisions 2016

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BSEA Decisions – July 2012 to Date

Decisions – July 2012 to Date

All BSEA Decisions from 7/1/2012.

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BSEA Decisions and Rulings – FY 2012 and Older

Bureau of Special Education Appeals Decisions and Rulings

Rulings: Decisions:
Decisions made by the Hearing Officer during the course of a due process hearing.
BSEA # Issue Date
   12-8636 03/11/2013
   12-7653 1/23/2013
   12-0781 11/12/2012
   12-7450 7/23/2012
   12-7661 7/12/2012
   12-8582 6/18/2012
   12-0507 5/18/2012
   12-5819 5/14/2012
   12-3302 2/10/2012
   12-3430 2/7/2012
   12-3366 2/1/2012
   12-1212 11/17/2011
   12-0399 10/26/2011
   12-1912 10/19/2011
   12-1714 10/7/2011
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The written outcome of the due process hearing presenting the final determination and order of the Hearing Officer.
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Doug v. Walpole Public Schools BSEA # 1608291

July 28, 2016 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals DECISION BSEA # 1608291   BEFORE RAYMOND OLIVER HEARING OFFICER PARENT, PRO SE MARY JOAN REEDY, ATTORNEY FOR WALPOLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals In re: Doug[1] BSEA #: 1608291 DECISION This decision is rendered pursuant to M.G.L. … Read the rest

Quin & Framingham Public Schools – BSEA #1605247

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS     In re:    Quin[1]                                                                                                          BSEA #1605247     DECISION   This decision is issued pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 USC 1400 et seq.), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC 794), the state special education law (MGL c. … Read the rest

Quin v. Framingham Public Schools BSEA #1605247

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re:    Quin[1]                                BSEA #1605247   DECISION This decision is issued pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 USC 1400 et seq.), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC 794), the state special education law (MGL c. … Read the rest