Information Page and Interim DRDP for Special Ed/Preschool for temporary use during the Covid-19 Pandemic. An Information Page and Rating Record for each child assessed is required for reporting DRDP results, use this version for preschool children with IEPs.
Supplemental Guidance and Interim Rating Records for Temporary Use
DRDP Requirements for Special Education in Spring 2022
This spring, early childhood special education programs in California may continue to provide services in-person, through distance learning, or through a blend of the two. Regardless of the service delivery approach, completing the DRDP is still required.
To help assessors complete the DRDP, a reduced number of DRDP measures will be rated and reported. This set of measures, the “Interim DRDP for Special Education,” must be used by all early childhood special education programs through the spring of 2022 and until further notice.
We urge you to download, read, and keep handy the document titled, “Supplemental Guidance for Special Education on Using the DRDP during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” This essential document will assist special education assessors in completing the DRDP this spring. It includes a summary of the requirements, key considerations, recommended practices, and more.