TITLE

THE NEW IDEA

AUTHOR(S)
Zirkel, Perry A.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Learning Disability Quarterly;Winter2007, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the new requirements for special educators under the amended 2004 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) which went into effect on October 12, 2006. Amendments include the removal of authority of a hearing officer to override the parent's lack of consent for initial services, reduction of the disciplinary protections for students with disabilities and exclusion of surgically implanted devices from the definition of related services and assistive technology, among others.
ACCESSION #
24188454

 

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