District Resources

Waiver Process

Published: 8/8/2019 10:05 AM

​This page contains information about the process local school districts must use to request waivers for certain types of circumstances when their special education teachers are operating outside of State requirements.


Examples may include issues of certification, membership, and assignments.  Additionally, this page contains the requirements concerning students with disabilities who have a shortened school day.

16 KAR 4:020- Certification requirements for teachers of exceptional children

707 KAR 1:350- Placement decisions


Erma White
Office of Special Education and Early Learning
Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970 Ext. 4105
Fax (502) 564-6470


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