Children (3 to 22)

September 2010 In Spanish | En español The education of children with disabilities is a top national priority. Our nation's special education law, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), sets high standards for their achievement and guides how special help and services are made available in schools to address their individual needs. More than 6 million children with disabilities receive special education and related services … [Read more...]

Part B of IDEA: Services for School-Aged Children

September 2010 In Spanish | En español Since the enactment of the original legislation in 1975, children and youth (ages 3-22) receive special education and related services under Part B of IDEA. Part B is so named because it's the second part of the law itself. Its four parts are: Part A - General Provisions Part B - Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities Part C - Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities Part D … [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...]

Subpart B of the Part B Regulations: State Eligibility

September 2010 These regulations in Spanish | Estas regulaciones en español If you're looking for a summary of IDEA's requirements for state eligibility, this is not the page you want. This page gives you IDEA's exact words, without explanation or commentary. For summaries of selected key points in IDEA's state eligibility requirements, we would refer you to these pages instead: accessible instructional materials assistive technology extended … [Read more...]

Subpart C of the Part B Regulations: LEA Eligibility

e-CFR Data is current as of September 24, 2010 The latest iteration of these regulations is available online at GPO Access En español | In Spanish **Las tres partes de estas regulaciones disponibles en español se indican por una  estrella roja. * Title 34: Education PART 300—ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subpart … [Read more...]

Subpart D of the Part B Regulations: Evaluations, Eligibility, IEPs, and Placement

En español | In Spanish If you're looking for practical information, summaries, or how-to's about evaluation, eligibility, IEPs, or placement, visit our Children (3-22) pages, where you'll find what you're looking for in abundance. The page you're on right now gives you IDEA's exact words, without explanation or commentary. e-CFR Data is current as of September 24, 2010 The latest iteration of these regulations is available online at GPO … [Read more...]

Subpart E of the Part B Regulations: Procedural Safeguards

These regulations in Spanish | Estas regulaciones en español The current page connects you with IDEA's exact words only, without explanation or commentary. Rather have a summary of IDEA's procedural safeguards? Visit the Parental Rights section of NICHCY's site. Looking for training materials on procedural safeguards? They're ready and waiting for you as Modules 17, 18, and 19 of Building the Legacy, our training curriculum on IDEA 2004. e-CFR … [Read more...]

Subpart F of the Part B Regulations: Monitoring and Enforcement

e-CFR Data is current as of September 24, 2010 Available online at GPO Access Title 34: Education PART 300—ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subpart F—Monitoring, Enforcement, Confidentiality, and Program Information Monitoring, Technical Assistance, and Enforcement § 300.600   State monitoring and enforcement. § 300.601   … [Read more...]

Subpart G of the Part B Regulations: Use of Funds

e-CFR Data is current as of September 24, 2010 Available online at GPO Access Title 34: Education PART 300—ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subpart G—Authorization, Allotment, Use of Funds, and Authorization of Appropriations Allotments, Grants, and Use of Funds § 300.700   Grants to States. § 300.701   Outlying … [Read more...]

Subpart H of the Part B Regulations: Preschool Grants

e-CFR Data is current as of September 24, 2010 Available online at GPO Access Title 34: Education PART 300—ASSISTANCE TO STATES FOR THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subpart H—Preschool Grants for Children with Disabilities § 300.800   In general. §§ 300.801-300.802   [Reserved] § 300.803   Definition of State. § 300.804   Eligibility. § … [Read more...]

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