Special Education Frequently Used Acronyms

  • Acronym            Meaning
    AIS Academic Intervention Services
    APE Adapted Physical Education
    BIP Behavior Intervention Plan
    CDOS Career Development and Occupational Studies
    CPSE Committee on Preschool Special Education
    CSE Committee on Special Education
    CT Consultant Teaching
    ESY Extended School Year
    FBA Functional Behavioral Assessment
    ICT Integrated Co-Teaching
    IEP Individualized Education Program
    IESP Individualized Education Services Program
    IST Instructional Support Team
    LOTE Language Other than English
    LRE Least Restrictive Environment
    NYSAA New York State Alternate Assessment
    OT Occupational Therapy
    PST Pupil Services Team
    PT Physical Therapy
    SACC Skills & Achievement Credential Certificate
    SLP Speech & Language Pathologist
    SST Student Services Teacher