New York State Alternate Assessment

  • Vocational and Education Services for Individuals with Disabilities

The VESID website contains information and answers to many of your questions about Special Education and NYSAA. It is also a source of all State Education Department publications such as:

A Parent’s Guide to Special Education

Parts 200 and 201 of the Commissioner’s Regulations on Special Education

The Safety Net, and many more.

You can register at this site to receive e-mail notifications of publications.

Web Sites for Tracking and Assessing Students with Disabilities

State Education Department and Government Websites