Independent Educational Evaluation (IEE)
The following highlight the nuances of the evaluation process and criticality of including observation as well as district input into any independent educational evaluation (IEE) effort.
"Ensuring that Independent Education Evaluations are Credible and Persuasive" https://massadvocates.org/billsview6/
"Rights of Massachusetts Your Regarding Special Education Evaluations" http://www.mhlac.org/Docs/ed_sped_evaluation.pdf
Examples of evaluations are identified within the Massachusetts General law here: https://malegislature.gov/Laws/GeneralLaws/PartI/TitleXII/Chapter71B/Section3