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ERIC Number: ED543919
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Feb
Pages: 9
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Massachusetts Primer on Special Education and Charter Schools. Section I: General Information
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
This paper presents part I of the "Massachusetts Primer on Special Education and Charter Schools." It provides an explanation of a charter school's legal status within the Massachusetts public education system and a synopsis of federal laws that are most relevant to special education in charter schools. The information is intended for those who may not fully understand the legal status of charter schools within the Massachusetts public education system, or may not have a working knowledge of, or need a brief update on, federal special education laws and regulations. [This document was developed with the assistance of the TA Customizer Project. For other sections, see Section II (ED543920) and Section III (ED543928).]
Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education. 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148-5023. Tel: 800-439-2370; Tel: 781-338-3000; Web site: http://www.doe.mass.edu
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE)
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990; Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; No Child Left Behind Act 2001; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)