ERIC Number: ED182952
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Answering Your Questions About P.L. 94-142 and Section 504: A Resource Handbook.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.; National Association of State Boards of Education, Washington, DC.
Intended as a practical guide, the handbook presents information on implementation issues of P.L. 94-142, the Education for All Handicapped Children Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The book is organized into two main sections: an overview of federal, state, and local responsibilities in special education, legislative background, and special education programs and placements; and questions and answers on general and specific issues, including the relationship between P.L. 94-142 and Section 504, funding, child count, individualized education programs, least restrictive environment, due process, and related services. (CL)
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Costs, Due Process, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Financial Policy, Handicapped Children, Identification, Individualized Programs, Mainstreaming, Postsecondary Education, Special Education, Student Placement
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, 1201 Sixteenth St., Northwest, Washington, DC 20036 ($4.00, prepaid)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Washington, DC.; National Association of State Boards of Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)