Chris Harris, the Director of CHC's Esther B. Clark School, provides a comprehensive overview of Individual Education Plans.
The IRIS Center is a national center dedicated to improving education outcomes for all children—especially those with disabilities— through the use of effective evidence-based practices and interventions.
In order to be eligible for special education and related services as a "child with a disability," a child's educational performance must be adversely affected due to the disability.
Every student who gets special education is covered by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). In many areas, IDEA leaves room for states to interpret the rules and pass their own laws on how
Stigma, low expectations and lack of understanding help explain why students with learning disabilities are more likely to repeat a grade, get suspended, and leave high school without a diploma, according to