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  • Her firm's representation of children with special needs encompasses the full spectrum of advocacy under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Section 504, from attendance at IEP team meetings and mediation to litigation in due process hearings and federal court. (skyhorsepublishing.com)
  • Professionals with training and expertise in special education services implement the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B, by supporting the educational needs of young children and families. (isbe.net)
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  • There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in special education offered by Lafayette's special education schools. (educationnews.org)
  • Special education is the "catch-all" term that encompasses the specialized services that schools provide for disabled students. (ca.gov)
  • Federal law requires schools to provide "specially defined instruction, and related services, at no cost to parents, to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability. (ca.gov)
  • Federal law only requires schools to provide special education services to students with diagnosed disabilities that interfere with their educational attainment. (ca.gov)
  • To determine a student's need and eligibility for special education, schools must conduct a formal evaluation process. (ca.gov)
  • If schools determine that general education programs cannot adequately meet a disabled student's needs, they develop Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) to define the additional services the school will provide. (ca.gov)
  • Specialized academic instruction is the most common service that schools provide. (ca.gov)
  • Although federal law encourages schools to educate disabled students in mainstream settings, most (about three-quarters) of special education services are delivered in settings other than regular classrooms. (ca.gov)
  • Most SELPAs are collaborative consortia of nearby districts, county offices of education (COEs), and charter schools, although some large districts have formed their own independent SELPAs, and three SELPAs consist of only charter schools. (ca.gov)
  • Because federal and state special education funds typically are not sufficient to cover the costs of all IEP-required services, however, schools spend from their local unrestricted general funds to make up the difference. (ca.gov)
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  • She is a regular presenter on the subject of the special legal rights of children with disabilities and their entitlement to receive a free and appropriate education and to be free from disability-based discrimination. (skyhorsepublishing.com)
  • field
  • These are the professionals who will act as the next-generation leaders in education and research in the field of rehabilitation. (kobegakuin.ac.jp)