Questions from the Field: Eligibility Determination

The Department staff have received numerous questions in various topic areas. In addition to the information in the EI Policy Manual please see the following responses…


Transition Survey System (TSS) FAQ’s
1. What should be entered into the TSS if a family initially consents to a school referral, then later in the process decides not to continue with the Part B transition process and the convening of a TPC with the schools?
The program should go back into the TSS record for this child and select the Opt Out option. The TSS will automatically delete all LEA referral data from the TSS database. However, since an LEA referral did occur both the local LEA and DESE will have a record of referral for this child…