Children (3 to 22) (A legacy resource from NICHCY) (Updated May 2014)

Description:

The education of children with disabilities is a top national priority. Our nation’s special education law, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), sets high standards for their achievement and guides how special help and services are made available in schools to address their individual needs.

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD After High School Autism Spectrum Disorder Behavior Curriculum/Instructional Methods Deaf-Blind Developmental Delay Dispute Resolution Early Childhood Early Intervention Elementary Emotional Disabilities Employment Federal Laws Hearing Impairment High School Independent Living Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Individualized Education Program (IEP) Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Postsecondary Education Preschool Professional Resources Speech/Language Impairment Transition Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment