Multidisciplinary Team - Educating Children with Disabilities

Terms and Definitions: Multidisciplinary Team

A multidisciplinary team performs the initial evaluation of a child for disabilities, and must include:

  1. At least one teacher or other specialist with knowledge in the area of the suspected disability;
  2. Other qualified professionals as necessary; and
  3. A parent. 

 

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