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Unformatted text preview: th disabilities. These
documents provide recognition for students who complete
school but do not satisfy the requirements for a regular diploma.
These documents are
known by different
n IEP diplomas Students with SLD
Receiving Certificates n Special Education diplomas
n Occupational or Vocational diplomas
n Cer tificates of completion,
achievement Source: www.IDEAdata.org, IDEA Part B Exiting,
State-Level Data Files
Note: Utah has been excluded from this analysis due to
quality concerns about data. In three states,
and Nevada) more
students with SLD
receive a certificate
than receive a regular
diploma. *Idaho indicated only one diploma option on
the NCEO survey, yet reported students in this
category on the IDEA Part B data collection.
Source: www.IDEAdata.org, IDEA Part B Exiting,
State-Level Data Files, 2010-2011 16 | Diplomas at Risk: A Critical Look at the Graduation Rate of Students with Learning Disabilities | www.LD.org How Students with SLD
Exit High School
Each state’s rate of
graduation with a regular
diploma, dropping out, and
awarding certificates (if
applicable) is presented in
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This document was uploaded on 02/28/2014.
- Spring '14