The legislation is among the efforts intended to improve and expand special education services in the 45,000-student District of Columbia system.
Columbus, the state's largest district, shows a much higher rate of the practice compared to the other districts that have reported information thus far.
The high court, while not promising to hear the case, has asked the Solicitor General's office its opinion on a case related to the "stay put" provision of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
The Peckham district in northern Oklahoma, which enrolls about 100 students in grades K-8, has about 30 students with disabilities and has seen its state ranking plummet to F over two years, based in part on student test scores.
In a Oct. 1 Twitter chat, teachers shared their thoughts on their work with the common core and special education students
The decision comes after a 2013 ruling struck down a state regulation that ended public education for all students at age 20.
We're looking for solid tips for special educators who are working to write standards-based individualized education programs that connect to common-core standards in reading and math.
The U.S. Government Accountability Office's report notes that many due process hearings take longer than 45 days to resolve, because of extensions granted by hearing officers.
A 2010 attack on a middle school student is back in the news after the U.S. Justice Department filed a brief in support of her family's lawsuit against school administrators.
More than 700 educators and support members were prepared to walk out after working without a contract for more than a year.