Indicator 8 - Parent Involvement

Posted: Fri, 03/02/2012 - 12:58pm Updated: Wed, 02/05/2014 - 3:22pm

Indicator 8 is a Performance Indicator.

Definition

Percent of parents with a child receiving special education services who report that schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with disabilities. (20 U.S.C. 1416(a)(3)(A))

Measurement

Percent = [(# of respondent parents who report schools facilitated parent involvement as a means of improving services and results for children with disabilities) ÷ (total # of respondent parents of children with disabilities)] x 100.

Monitoring Timelines

  • Data: Parent Survey, conducted in the Spring
  • Findings of Noncompliance: Not issued for this Indicator.

Information and Guidance

Indiana Resource Network

The following Resource Centers provide assistance and information with areas that affect Indicator 8: