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Important - Provider Agreement Requirement for 2014

The First Steps provider agreement requires providers to maintain enrollment credentials.

MoSPIN – Parent Education

First Steps Service Coordinators and providers serving children who are blind, visually impaired and may have additional disabilities  may be interested in learning more about MoSPIN (Missouri Statewide Parent Involvement Network). 

Webinars/Special Education/First Steps Summer Third Birthday Changes Effective March 30, 2014

The following information relates to changes in the proposed Missouri Part C State Plan which will be effective on March 30, 2014. 

REMINDER: Public Comment Period for Part C Application for Federal Funds under IDEA

All states making application for funds under Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) are required to make available for public review and comment the application packet for the federal funds. 

Part C State Performance Plan/Annual Performance Report

We have filed the 2012-13 Part C State Performance Plan (SPP) and Annual Performance Report (APR) with the U. S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).

Request for Proposal (RFP) for System Point of Entry (SPOE) services

The Request for Proposal (RFP) B3Z14242 for System Point of Entry (SPOE) services is now available through the Office of Administration – Division of Purchasing and Materials Management.