TITLE

Children with Diabetes Win Assurance of Legally-Required Services at School

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Exceptional Parent;Oct2007, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on an agreement that ensures California students who have a disability due to diabetes will be safe at school and enjoy the same educational opportunities as their peers announced by the California State Superintendent of Public Instruction and representatives of the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The rights of eligible students with diabetes in state school districts are clarified in the agreement. It also cites the responsibilities of local education agencies (LEA).
ACCESSION #
27873812

 

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