Eight Case Summaries

January 2006
Teaching Exceptional Children;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p30
Academic Journal
The article presents summations of court cases related to education filed in the U.S. Supreme Court from 1990 to 1999. The cases represent three types of entities in post secondary education including institutions of higher education, examination agencies, and professional boards. Each case contains similarity which is the denial of a student's request for accommodation executing a violation on the rights of students with disabilities. The comparison of such cases identified the key considerations for accepting an accommodation request.


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