Group Proposes Alternative to IEP Due Process System

Samuels, Christina A.
May 2013
Education Week;5/8/2013, Vol. 32 Issue 30, p24
The article discusses a proposal from the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) to create an alternative to the due process system for individualized education programs (IEPs) under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, which would provide an outside consultant to create the education plan. Specific attention is given to the difficult nature of due process hearings for students with disabilities and the importance of accommodating student needs.


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