The Iowa Directors of Special Education, in collaboration with the Iowa Department of Education, have developed and adopted a state-wide Special Education Procedures Manual to assure consistent delivery of a Free and Appropriate Public Education to all eligible individuals.  The Area Education Agency Special Education Procedures Manual is available at the following link: http://www.iowaideainfo.org/vnews/display.v/SEC/IEP|Statewide%20Special%20Education%20Procedures%3E%3EManual