Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)
One of three components within OSERS at the U.S. Department of Education. OSEP is dedicated to improving results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities, ages birth through 21, by providing leadership and financial support to assist states and, through them, local school districts. OSEP administers IDEA. http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/.
Source: U.S. Department of Education