The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear the appeal on behalf of a student with Type I diabetes over a school's refusal to heat the boy's lunch.
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December 09, 2013
July 29, 2013
A new law in Illinois allows student with disabilities to skip physical education classes if they take part in an adaptive athletic program.
April 18, 2013
PARCC seeks public comment on its proposed policies governing the common assessments that students are scheduled to take in 2015.
February 25, 2013
A new study finds that the presence of animals can help children with autism socialize in classrooms.
December 13, 2012
Proposed accommodations could make fewer students eligible in some states, and more in others.
December 05, 2012
Mice with a Down syndrome-like condition had better memory and learning skills after being treated while still developing in the womb, new research shows.
November 21, 2012
Oklahoma's Supreme Court has turned away a legal challenge to a state voucher program for students with disabilities.
August 22, 2012
After 13 years, many schools in San Francisco finally comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, but in Boston, parents lose in their efforts to press the district to improve the transition between early childhood and preschool education for students with disabilities.
August 16, 2012
The California nonprofit just won a $32 million grant to expand its collection of audio books—which students can read along with on a computer—and work on the more difficult issue of translating pictures and graphics for students with visual impairments.
August 15, 2012
A disability-rights group singled out some Texas districts for disproportionate out-of-school suspensions of students with disabilities: 22 percent, compared to an average of 7 percent for students with disabilities statewide.