Dispute Resolution

When disputes arise regarding educational services for children with disabilities, an impartial system is available to resolve disputes in an equitable manner. The dispute resolution system includes Mediation, State Complaints and Due Process Hearings. The United States Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) created a comparison chart to explain these processes.

Parents are encouraged to contact the Wyoming Parent Information Center (307-684-2277) or the Wyoming Children’s Law Center (307-632-3614), other parent advocacy groups, or the Wyoming State Department of Education (307-857-9285) to seek assistance.

General Resources

Model Forms

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