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Special Education and the Law: A Guide for Practitioners, 4th Edition

  • Allan G. Osborne, Jr.
  • Charles J. Russo
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  • ISBN-10: 1071818988
  • ISBN-13: 9781071818985
  • DDC: 344.73
  • 288 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released May 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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About

Overview

Authored by two past presidents of the Educational Law Association, this essential guide translates legalese into your language and allows you to focus on your core competency: providing excellent education for students with special needs. Updated to reflect significant court decisions and new developments, the book features: extensive coverage of IDEA’s reauthorization, Section 504 and the ADA, and FAPE and LRE; new analysis of parent and student rights; guidance on discipline; a preventative approach to special education litigation; and focus on federal and state interpretations of the law.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Praise for Special Education and the Law, Fourth Edition.
Half Title Page.
Dedication.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Online Resources for Special Education and the Law, Fourth Edition.
Foreword.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
About the Authors.
1: Special Education Law: An Introduction.
2: Rights to a Free Appropriate Public Education.
3: Related Services, Assistive Technology, and Transition Services.
4: Parent and Student Rights.
5: Due Process Procedures for Evaluation, Development of IEPs, and Placement.
6: Student Discipline.
7: Dispute Resolution.
8: Remedies for Failure to Provide a Free Appropriate Public Education.
9: Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
10: Conflict Management: IDEA Compliance.
Endnotes.
Glossary.
Index.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Allan G. Osborne, Jr.

OSBORNE, JR., ALLAN G.