Low Incidence is a term used to describe a variety of “low occuring” disabilities in diverse learners. A Low Incidence Disability can be defined as a disability that occurs in 1/2 or 1% of the school's population of the students with a disability. The most common low incidence disabilities are autism, visually impaired and hearing impaired students to name a few (IDEA).
Opportunities to Learn More:
Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI) https://www.ocali.org/
The Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness https://deafandblindoutreach.org/
Assistive Technology and Accessible Educational Materials Center https://ataem.org/
ODE resources http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Special-Education/Students-with-Disabilities/Resources-for-Autistic-Children/Ohio-Center-for-Autism-and-Low-Incidence-OCALI