ERIC Number: EJ459335
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Parents' Unilateral Placement of a Disabled Child in an Unapproved Private School: A "Free Appropriate Public Education"?
Parkinson, Jerry R.
Wests's Education Law Quarterly, v2 n1 p57-76 Jan 1993
Presents an overview of both the federal statute governing the education of children with disabilities and the "Burlington" decision that requires, under certain circumstances, public school districts to reimburse parents for private educational expenses. Examines the leading cases involving parental placement of disabled children in unapproved private schools. (125 footnotes) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act