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Law and Special Education

Law and Special Education - 3rd edition

Law and Special Education - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780131376090

ISBN10: 0131376098

Law and Special Education by Mitchell L. Yell - ISBN 9780131376090
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 12
Copyright: 2012
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2012
International: No
Law and Special Education by Mitchell L. Yell - ISBN 9780131376090

ISBN13: 9780131376090

ISBN10: 0131376098

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 12

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In the highly litigated area of Special Education, it is imperative that professionals in the field understand the legal requirements of providing a free appropriate public education to students with disabilities. This indispensable textbook prepares the reader with the essential skills to locate pertinent information in law libraries, on the Internet, and other sources to keep abreast of the constant changes and developments in the field.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents Chapter 1 Introduction to the American Legal System Chapter 2 Legal Research in the law library and on the internet Chapter 3 The History of Law and Children with Disabilities Chapter 4 The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Chapter 5 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 Chapter 6 The Americans with Disabilities Act Chapter 7 The Elementary and Secondary Education Act Chapter 8 Free Appropriate Public Education Chapter 9 Related Services Chapter 10 Identification, Assessment, and Evaluation Chapter 11 The Individualized Education Program Chapter 12 Least Restrictive Environment Chapter 13 Procedural Safeguards Chapter 14 Disciplining Students with Disabilities Chapter 15 Additional Issues Issue 1. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Issue 2. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Issue 3. Juvenile Justice Issue 4. Liability for Student Injury Issue 5. Search and Seizure Appendix Relevant Sections of the U.S. Constitution Glossary Index of Cases

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