Ed Code, Law

Know the law!


** FEDERAL **


Public Law 94-142
History: 25 years in progress in educating children with disabilities through IDEA
http://www2.ed.gov/policy/speced/leg/idea/history.pdf

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) / US Department of Education
http://idea.ed.gov/
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the nation. IDEA governs how states and public agencies provide early intervention, special education and related services to more than 6.5 million eligible infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
Infants and toddlers with disabilities (birth-2) and their families receive early intervention services under IDEA Part C. Children and youth (ages 3-21) receive special education and related services under IDEA Part B.

IDEA Statutes:
U.S.C. Title 20, Chapter 33 - Education of Individuals with Disabilities
http://uscode.house.gov/browse/prelim@title20/chapter33&edition=prelim


20 U.S.C. ะท 1415 Procedural Safeguards:
http://www.wrightslaw.com/idea/law/section1415.pdf

IDEA Regulations: 34 C.F.R. 
Part 300, Assistance to States for The Education of Children with Disabilities
http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?c=ecfr&SID=d564a3f7e79518c2099c6edbbb59ec0f&rgn=div5&view=text&node=34:2.1.1.1.1&idno=34
and
http://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/34/300

Wrightslaw book: Special Education Law has the complete set of federal statutes and regulations.

IDEA Information / Wrightslaw:
http://www.wrightslaw.com/idea/law.htm

Americans with Disabilities Act / US Dept. of Justice:
http://www.ada.gov/

Section 504 / US Dept. of Education / Office for Civil Rights:
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/504faq.html

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
http://www.ed.gov/essa


** CALIFORNIA  **

Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Leadership Collaborative
Grass-roots statewide group, connecting California's 122+ CACs
https://sites.google.com/site/cacleadershipcollaborative/home
https://www.facebook.com/CACLeadershipCollaborative
https://www.pinterest.com/californiaCACLC/

Special Education Resources / CA Dept. of Education:
http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/sr/selinks.asp

(California) Title 5 - CDE, Chapter 3, Individuals with Special Needs,
Subchapter 1, Special Education Programs
http://www.specedlawsregs.org/browse.aspx

(California) Education Code, Part 30, Special Education
http://ca.regstoday.com/law/edc/ca.regstoday.com/laws/edc/calaw-edc_TITLE2_DIVISION4_PART30_CHAPTER4p45.aspx

No Child Left Behind / CA Dept. of Education:
http://www.cde.ca.gov/nclb/


** OTHER **


Wrightslaw:
Website: Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.
Newsletter: Subscribe to the Special Ed Advocate.
Blog: The Wrightslaw Way to Special Education Law and Advocacy.
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Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities (LD):
http://www.smartkidswithld.org/
Free newsletter: http://www.smartkidswithld.org/email-signup

Learning Disabilities Association America
http://ldaamerica.org/




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