NM Public Education Department (NMPED) – Special Education –
Ages 3 – 21

States’ departments of education oversee disability education services to children.  It monitors school districts for compliance with IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act).  NMPED handles formal complaints, due process hearings, and mediation on special education issues.

Phone: 505-827-1457

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U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative 

Services (OSERS) / Office of Special Education Programs

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