ERIC Number: EJ842583
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: 25
What Does the Law Say?
Zirkel, Perry A.
TEACHING Exceptional Children, v41 n5 p73-75 May-Jun 2009
In this article the author provides legal explanations to the following concerns: (1) Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) and Individualized Education Programs (IEPs); (2) Functional Behavior Assessments (FBAs) and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs); (3) Manifestation Determinations under Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA); and (4) Other IDEA Obligations. The author's answers to several questions concerning these topics are presented.
Descriptors: Individualized Education Programs, Individualized Programs, Disabilities, Individualized Instruction, Public Education, Access to Education, Equal Education, Student Rights, Functional Behavioral Assessment, Intervention, Behavior Modification, Federal Legislation, Special Needs Students, State Legislation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act