The MSDE Division of Early Intervention and Special Education Services (DEI/SES) provides
leadership, accountability, technical assistance, and resource management to local school systems, public agencies, and stakeholders through a seamless, comprehensive system of coordinated services to children and students with disabilities, birth through age 21, and their families.
Maryland Learning Links is the Division of Early Intervention and Special Education Services comprehensive online resource for leaders, families, and providers of early intervention and special educations. Find resources to support the Division's strategic imperatives: early childhood, access, equity, and progress, and secondary transition; and COVID-19 updates to support students and their families during and after the pandemic.
National Special Education Day commemorates the anniversary of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). IDEA ensures that all children with disabilities have access to a free and appropriate public education. In December and throughout the year, the DEI/SES appreciates the hard work and dedication of educators, service providers, and families who work to help children and students with disabilities succeed in the home, classroom, and beyond!
Discover birth to kindergarten resources to support young learners.
Learn how to support all students, birth through age 21.
Find strategies to prepare students for life after school.
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