In This Issue ...
December 13, 2016
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities. Compliance is not optional.
Under Section 504, the child with a disability has equal access to an education. A 504 Plan may include accommodations and modifications.
A Child Study Plan is not the same thing as a Section 504 Plan or an IEP under IDEA.
In this issue of the Special Ed Advocate you will learn about Section 504, the federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities.
We hope you will forward this issue to other friends, families, or colleagues.