State, Local Officials Gird for Special Education Guidance Letters

Samuels, Christina A.
October 2015
Education Week;10/14/2015, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p14
The article discusses special education guidance letters to be sent from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights (OCR) to state education officials and school districts in relation to federal civil rights laws. Topics include the need to stop bullying against students with disabilities, the ability of parents to complain to the state about special education disputes, and court rulings on civil rights office guidelines.


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