Special Education Data Collection. Indicator 6, Early Childhood Settings The U.S. Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) requires states to report the percentage of children (three – five years of age) who attend 1) a regular early childhood program and receive the majority of special education and related services in the regular early. Thursday, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) released its Statewide Transition Plan. Overview. The…