ERIC Number: EJ603246
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Least Restrictive Environment and the 1997 IDEA Amendments and Federal Regulations.
Crockett, Jean B.
Journal of Law and Education, v28 n4 p543-564 Oct 1999
Explores the concept of the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) in the 1997 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments and examines how its recently released federal regulations direct the statute's implementation. The goal is to clarify the direction of the new regulations, and to examine their prospects for supporting the provision of a free appropriate public education to each student with a disability. (Contains 81 references.) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments 1997