Public invited to comment on state IDEA application

The New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) Special Education Bureau (SEB) invites the public to visit the SEB website to view and comment on New Mexico’s Application for Part B funds under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) for the 2009 – 2010 school year.

To locate the IDEA Part B State Application, visit the SEB’s website:

• Website:

• Located on the SEB homepage, double click on State Application Part B: 2009 – 2010

Federal Regulations require that states’ applications must be posted for 60 days, and public comment to be accepted for 30 days.

Comments will be accepted on the application through April 14, 2009.

SEB has set up three avenues for stakeholders to provide public comment. Please send your comments to any one of the options below.

• Via email: