ERIC Number: EJ589430
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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"Cedar Rapids Community School District v. Garret F.": School Districts Must Pay for Nursing Services under the IDEA.
Russo, Charles J.
School Business Affairs, v65 n6 p35-38 Jun 1999
In "Cedar Rapids Community School District v. Garrett F." (1999), the U.S. Supreme Court decided that continuous nursing constitutes a "related service" under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. The case involved a 16-year-old who has been paralyzed since early childhood. Cost per student could be $20,000 to $40,000. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act