State Resources

The Part C regulations were released September 28, 2011 (see 76 Federal Register 60140). Readers are reminded that where there is a conflict between the state and federal regulation or when attempting to comply with both federal and state laws would create a conflict, state law (to include policy, procedures, definitions, or methods) should be deemed preempted by federal law. Therefore; federal regulations preempt state policies and guidance, including the Early On Michigan State Plan and Michigan Department of Education Reference Bulletins. Where conflicts do not exist between federal regulations and state publications the state guidance should be followed. Michigan is in the process of reviewing and updating related policy and guidance. Michigan's State Plan can be found by clicking here. Early On reference bulletins are being updated and integrated into the Early On Implementation Manual. Please contact EOT&TA for additional guidance.
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Best Practice Briefs
This series of publications from Michigan State University Outreach Partnerships offers current research and guidance on numerous human services topics in a succinct and frien ... More[+]
01/01/07
Central Directory for Early On
Central Directory for Early On
01/09/13
Early Childhood Investment Corporation (ECIC)

The Early Childhood Investment Corporation (ECIC) is dedicated to serving and advancing the interests of young children in Michigan. They provide research-based information ... More[+]

06/06/17
Early On 2018 MEGS+ Application Webinar

This webinar provides a guide through the FY2018 Early On Local Service Area electronic application process.  Participants may want to log into MEGS+ while list ... More[+]

06/01/17
Early On Basics

A PowerPoint presentation covering the Early On basics updated November 2016.

08/18/08
Early On Established Conditions List   02/08/16
Early On® Redesign

A website has been created to facilitate communication about the redesign work. The website contains links to information about the 'Redesign Process', 'Presentations', and ... More[+]

01/01/07
Essentials of Early On Memo   02/10/15
FASD Service Coordination Practice Guide for Children Aged 0 to 3

New FASD Guide for Early On Service Coordinators

08/24/11
Feeding and Swallowing Concerns – Guidance to the Field   11/04/15
Great Start
Great Start is Michigan's nationally recognized state-wide initiative to foster school readiness and life success for young children.
10/09/13
Great Start to Quality
Great Start to Quality helps parents find the best early learning setting for their children and helps providers and educators improve the care they give to children.
04/07/15
Hearing Loss Service Coordination Practice Guide for Children aged 0-3   04/21/14
Indicator 11 data

State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) data

07/10/17
LICC Handbook One Page Summary

Joining Your Local Interagency Coordinating Council (LICC)

10/28/15
LICC One Page Summary Letter from MDE

Letter to EO Coordinators LICC handbook and one page summary

10/28/15
LICC Parent Handbook

Local Interagency Coordinating Council (LICC) Parent Handbook

06/27/17
MDE Consultants and EOT&TA Specialist Assignments

This is a list of the service areas with the MDE Early On Consultant and the EOT&TA Specialist assigned to provide technical assistance and support as needed.

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06/27/17
MDE Office of Great Start
Michigan Department of Education Office of Great Start
08/04/11
MDE OSE
The Michigan Department of Education Office of Special Education
01/29/15
MI-AIMH
The Michigan Association for Infant Mental Health
01/09/13
Mi-AIMH Endorsement Checklist

Instructions on the process of becoming Endorsed by Mi-AIMH in Infant Family Associate Level I

06/27/17
MiAEYC
Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children
04/07/15
MICC (Michigan Interagency Coordinating Council)
The Michigan Interagency Coordinating Council (MICC) is authorized and required by Part C of the Individuals with Disablities Education Act (IDEA) as amended by Public Law 105 ... More[+]
03/01/11
Michigan Alliance for Families
Michigan Alliance for Families
04/07/15
Michigan CEC
Michigan Council for Exceptional Children
01/01/07
Michigan Division for Early Childhood (MiDEC)

Michigan Division for Early Childhood

04/07/15
Michigan Special Education Mediation Program
Families, educators, and service providers bring many assets to the task of planning for children and young adults, from birth to 26, with special needs. Finding solutions co ... More[+]
01/01/07
Michigan's 2017 Part C Determination memorandum

Michigan's 2017 Part C Determinations memorandum from the federal Office of Special Education (OSEP)

08/21/17
Natural Environments Implementation Guide
This guide is for Early On® service coordinators and service providers and is intended to:

  1. Provide information on the natural environm ... More[+]
03/04/04
Part C State FFY15 State Performance Plan (SPP)/Annual Performance Report (APR)

Michigan Part C FFY 2015 State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report submitted February 2017. SPP/APR reports measure results and compliance. 

06/27/17
Personnel Standards and Essentials of Early On Training FAQs   02/10/15
Personnel Standards Memo
Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) federal regulations requires states to have policies and procedures to ensure that qualified personnel are ava ... More[+]
02/14/15
Social-Emotional Health and School Readiness
A guide for parents with children birth to age 5.
08/13/09
SPP Targets and Actuals
State Performance Plan for Early On (Part C) Summary of Indicators and Targets
01/28/15
START
STatewide Autism Resources and Training
01/01/07
State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) Phase III Report

The State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) is a comprehensive, ambitious, yet achievable multiyear plan to ​improve results for children with disabilities and their famil ... More[+]

07/10/17

 

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