Need help navigating the ever changing world of ACHIEVE? This page will be frequently updated with important tips and links to help make your life as a special education educator easier!
New ACHIEVE Resources: (Updated Nov. 9, 2023)
A few resources have been created to walk staff members through aspects of the ACHIEVE process that may be confusing.
- IVRS User Guide
- Directions for Changing Providers in ACHIEVE
- This document includes step-by-step directions for how to transfer a learner to a new facilitator and how to transfer services and supports to new providers. Note: Grant Wood AEA no longer requires a change form. This document includes information IMS needs to transfer a learner.
- Revising/Opening a New BIP in ACHIEVE
- Ending a BIP in ACHIEVE
- Count Responsibilities and FAQs
ACHIEVE Reminders and Updates
|A reminder that the Systems and Release Notes will be updated regularly throughout the year and can be found on the bottom left hand side of your ACHIEVE dashboard:
|IVRS ACHIEVE Access now requires consent to release information. Learn more from this document.
|Early ACCESS Evaluation and Assessment Summary of Changes. (Updated Aug. 18, 2023) Learn more from this document.
|August i3 Updates
|Guidance for Adding Learners to GWAEA PowerSchool
New Hire ACHIEVE training
This training for new special education teachers is a learning package that was developed through a partnership between the Iowa Department of Education and Area Education Agencies with the objective of providing consistent, statewide training.