Per the April 2008 Special Education Rules & Regulations for
Texas, 89.1131(b)(5)The following provisions apply to physical education.
(A) When the ARD committee has made the determination and the
arrangements are specified in the student's individualized education program
(IEP), physical education may be provided by the following personnel:
(B) When these services are provided by special education
personnel, the district must document that they have the necessary skills and
knowledge. Documentation may include, but need not be limited to, inservice
records, evidence of attendance at seminars or workshops, or transcripts of
For more information and informative links, see also our Featured
Article about this issue (1/8/2016) Adapted Physical
Education and (Possibly) Me and also the Featured Article about evaluating
for Adapted PE (3/4/2016) An Adapted PE evaluation, Me? Help!
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