Special Education Mediation

A special program is available to help parents and educators reach agreement over education plans for students with disabilities. The Michigan Special Education Mediation Program (MSEMP) provides mediation for any special education-related dispute. It also provides facilitation services for:

  • Individualized education program team meetings
  • Individualized family service plan meetings
  • Manifestation determination reviews
  • Resolution sessions

Services are available at no cost to schools and parents. They can be requested by calling 1-800-8RESOLVE or visiting the program's web site, www.msemp.cenmi.org, and using the online service request form. To visit the web site, click on the program link in the column at right.