This Dictionary of Common Special Education Terms and Acronyms ( was developed by our sister organization, PIC of New Hampshire, and has been changed to fit to NYC terms and acronyms. It is provided here as a resource for our visitors. This is an 25 page document that can be used as a reference document for understanding numerous terms and accronyms in the Special Education arena.
The Spanish Glossary was developed by the Region 1 Parent Technical Assistance Center @ SPAN.
A complete listing of both the Dictionary and Spanish Glossary can be found at http://www.uwsofny.org/glossary