Special Education in AUSD
"Special education" is instruction designed to address the educational, physical, social, and emotional needs of children with disabilities.
AUSD offers a wide range of educational services for young people aged 0-22 who have disabilities.
If you have or believe you have a child with special needs, please read our AUSD FAQ on Special Education (below) to learn more about how to work with our department to help your child receive the most supportive services possible.
Families are encouraged to learn more about Special Education:
- North Region SELPA Parent Handbook
- North Region SELPA Resource Parents Program Brochure
- Parent Guide & Assessment
- Private Schools
Special Education Services Offered
Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) and the North Region SELPA provide a full continuum of services for students eligible for special education and related services. The continuum of options ...more
Special Education FAQ
The following FAQ provides answers to commonly asked questions about special education services.
What is "special education"?
As defined by California Education Code (section 56031), special ...more