Displaying items by tag: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

U.S. Department of Education’s Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) website brings together IDEA information and resources from the Department and their grantees. Whether you are a student, parent, educator, service provider, or grantee, this site is anyone who cares about children with disabilities and their families and wants to find information and explore resources on infants, toddlers, children, and youth with disabilities.

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What is special education? What are related services? Who’s considered a “child with a disability?” This Q&A is designed to answer these questions—looking in detail at the mandates and requirements of our nation’s special education law, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), as amended in 2004.

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Tuesday, 09 May 2017 20:51

Other Health Impairment

Fact sheet from NICHCY on the 'other health impairment' category of IDEA.

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Guía de fácil lectura que faculta a los padres para abogar por sus hijos y trabajar con el personal de la escuela para obtener a sus hijos los servicios que necesitan para realizar todo su potencial.

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This edition of the Policy Papers in Education series examines the private school provisions of IDEA 04.

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Guidelines: Intellectual Disabilities in Educational Settings is intended as new clarification of the special education processes for evaluation, identification, eligibility, development and provision of services, and placement in the least restrictive environment.


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Monday, 20 March 2017 16:47

Guidelines: Educational Surrogate Parent

The Educational Surrogate Parent Guidelines (2007) provides information to assist school districts in developing and implementing a comprehensive educational surrogate parent program. 

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Los niños/as con discapacidades y sus padres verdaderamente están asegurados por los derechos educacionales, conocidos como los procedimientos de seguridad, desde los 3 años de edad hasta los 21.

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Children with disabilities and their parents are guaranteed certain educational rights, known as procedural safeguards, from ages 3 through 21. This document helps parents or guardians of these children make appropriate educational decisions on their behalf.

Also available in Spanlish.

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Pathfinder Newsletter for March 2016

Main topics coverred include Anniversary of Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) Part C, Advocacy opportunities, and communication techniques.

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