ERIC Number: EJ521505
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Including Students with Disabilities in Parental Choice Programs: The Challenge of Meaningful Choice.
Mead, Julie F.
West's Education Law Quarterly, v4 n4 p570-603 Oct 1995
Two federal statutes govern the provisions for special education in public schools. Briefly describes these laws and some of the challenges to their compliance within the school choice context. Describes and analyzes four case studies representing four types of school choice plans currently in operation. Offers recommendations for policymakers. (110 footnotes) (MLF)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Compliance (Legal), Court Litigation, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Free Choice Transfer Programs, Individualized Education Programs, Magnet Schools, Public Schools, School Choice, School Law, Special Education, State Legislation
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)