Developmental Delay

_________________________________Alert! Alert!  Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date.The new address of the Developmental Delay fact sheet at the CPIR is: http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/dd/_________________________________ Updated March 2012 NICHCY Disability … [Read more...]

Subpart A of the Part B Regulations: General Provisions

Estas regulaciones en español | These regulations in Spanish If you're looking for a summary of IDEA's purposes and key definitions, try our Key Terms to Know in Special Education. The page you're currently on gives you IDEA's exact words, without explanation or commentary. e-CFR Data is current as of September 22, 2010 Title 34: Education   PART 300—ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES Subpart A—General Purposes … [Read more...]

Key Terms to Know in Special Education

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Key Terms to Know in Special Education at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/keyterms-specialed/_________________________________October 2010 En … [Read more...]

Module 13: Content of the IEP

_________________________________Alert! Alert! Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Module 13: Content of the IEP at the CPIR is:http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/partb-module13/_________________________________by Theresa Rebhorn and Lisa … [Read more...]

What Does the Law Say?

April 2012Read the article (PDF) About the ArticleThe article presents questions and answers related to educational law in the U.S., including how the response to intervention (RTI) process is interpreted in the court system, how the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) impacts children with Asperger's syndrome, and how mental retardation is legally defined.Back to topGeneral InformationRead the article: http://nichcy.org/wp-content/uploads/docs/journals/zirkel2.pdfAPA … [Read more...]

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