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.

In re: Student v. Holliston Public Schools – BSEA # 19-10125

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re: Student v. Holliston Public Schools BSEA No. 1910125 DECISION This decision is issued pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act or IDEA (20 USC Sec. 1400 et seq.); Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC Sec.
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In re: Martin v. North Middlesex Regional School District – BSEA # 20-03661

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Martin1 v. North Middlesex Regional School District BSEA #2003661 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.
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In re: Quincy Public Schools – BSEA # 20-05974

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS
DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS
SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS Quincy Public Schools BSEA # 2005974 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 ch.
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In re: Student v. Medford Public Schools – BSEA # 20-02451

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Student v. Medford Public Schools BSEA# 2002451 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 ch.
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In Re: Student v. Topsfield Public Schools  – BSEA # 19-09367

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re: Student v. Topsfield Public Schools BSEA No. 1909367 DECISION This decision is issued pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act or IDEA (20 USC Sec. 1400 et seq.); Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC Sec.
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In re: Student v. Bourne Public Schools – BSEA # 20-00039

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re: Student v. Bourne Public Schools BSEA# 2000039 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 ch.
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In re: Student v. Nashoba Regional School District – BSEA #19-09691

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS Student v. Nashoba Regional School District BSEA # 1909691 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 ch.
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In re: Lowen v. Shrewsbury Public Schools – BSEA # 19-10123

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Lowen1 v. Shrewsbury Public Schools BSEA #1910123 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.
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TYNGSBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS – BSEA #98-2510

This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals at the request of the Tyngsborough Public Schools (hereinafter “Tyngsborough”). Tyngsborough seeks to overturn the Department of Education’s November 21, 1996 determination that Tyngsborough is financially responsible for the Student’s 1997-1998 school year placement at a private, day, special education facility.
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LOWELL PUBLIC SCHOOLS – BSEA #98-3521


Special Education Appeals BSEA #98-3521

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS

BSEA #98-3521

In re: Lowell Public Schools

DECISION

This decision is rendered pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, 20 U.S.C. §1400 et seq .; Chapter 766 of the Acts of 1972, M.G.L. c.30A;
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