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  IDEA UPDATE      

      

IDEA 2004 Resources US Department of Education; News and information on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004 (IDEA), the nation's law that works to improve results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

 

IDEA 1997 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments (IDEA) signed  into law (P.L. 105-17) on Wednesday, June 4, 1997.

 

What does this mean?

APPENDIX A - Part I 

APPENDIX A - Part II

APPENDIX A - Part III

APPENDIX A - Part IV

APPENDIX A - Part V

 

Overview of the Final Regulations Major  Issues

IDEA 1997 General Overview: FAQs

Provisions of Special Interest to Parents

Provisions of Special Interest to Teachers

Provisions of Special Interest to Administrators

IDEA NEWS (IDEA Related News Brief) Sign up to receive Current Issues or Select from the Archives Index.

Web Resources for Information on IDEA Reauthorization List of links including: Current Proposed Senate Changes, IDEA News Briefings, Protection and Advocacy, Senate Committee Report, and more.

IDEA ALERT 02/23/04 Pending legislation in the U.S.Senate that will hurt students with disabilities. Click Here for Important Information and what you can do to help.

Follow-up: Report: Parents Rally in State Capitol March 23, 2004...A Great Success 

 


Education Law Center

Education Law Center Web Site

Current ELC Litigation

Education Law Center Publications

Early Intervention Make Up Services Summary of the Key Provisions of the SEBASTIAN I. Settlement Agreement.

 


Health Law Project

Issues regarding CHIP for children with special health care needs

What to do when you disagree with your HMO.

What can I do if I disagree with my HMO or one of its providers?

Money available for families whose children lost SSI.

What to do when you're told the service or equipment isn't covered.

Appeal Rights for consumers and families receiving Behavioral Health Services.

Impartial Review for  EPSDT Services: What Parents can do.

Definition of medical assistance could affect wraparound services for children with Autism.

 


 

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