ERIC Number: ED161188
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
P.L. 94-142 "Not Just a Law - A Darn Good Idea" A Resource Packet for Use in the Conference: Advancing the Handicapped and School Administration.
Drake Univ., Des Moines, IA. Midwest Regional Resource Center.
Presented is a resource packet used in a conference designed to create and develop a greater awareness and understanding of the implications of the Education for All Handicapped Children Act (PL 94-142). The packet is divided into six sections. The first section deals with PL 94-142 and provides an overview of the law, a compliance matrix, definitions of terms, and full service planning forms. Section 2 focuses on individualized education programs and includes selected regulations for PL 94-142 and an analysis worksheet. Procedural safeguards are covered in section 3; provided are questions and answers regarding due process and record-keeping and confidentiality, a self-administered due process guide, policy regarding nondiscriminatory evaluation, and policies for the development and use of anecdotal records. Section 4 identifies some of the posible resources in the area of personnel development. The fifth section presents l2 programs known as operationalizing the least restrictive environment. The last section alphabetically lists 42 resources. (BD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; American Association of School Administrators, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Drake Univ., Des Moines, IA. Midwest Regional Resource Center.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act