TITLE

Group Proposes Alternative to IEP Due Process System

AUTHOR(S)
Samuels, Christina A.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Education Week;5/8/2013, Vol. 32 Issue 30, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
87537019

 

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