The challenges of teaching children who are deaf or hard of hearing starts signed or spoken language start early and continue for years.
Recently in IDEA and Special Education Category
June 01, 2011
May 25, 2011
A new report looks at how special education students and the people who work with them have changed during the last decade and concludes that the field needs to change, dramatically.
May 23, 2011
This year, 15 states have passed or proposed laws that expand or create vouchers for students with special needs.
May 18, 2011
In a case over whether the District of Columbia did enough to identify students with disabilities, the judge was unimpressed by the district's efforts to hand over thousands of documents related to the case.
April 18, 2011
Should a Compton, Calif. mother be allowed to file a negligence claim against a school district for failing to identify her daughter's disabilities?
April 06, 2011
Will the battle for special education services, when, where, and how much, ever come to an end?
March 28, 2011
The East St. Louis district is in trouble because of a long history of failing to provide the expected special education services.
March 24, 2011
Parents of special needs students who successfully sue their school districts over Individual Education Programs could be reimbursed for fees paid to expert witnesses, under two bills introduced in Congress.
March 14, 2011
An audit by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Inspector General raised some questions about how the state spent some of its federal stimulus money, including special education funds.
March 10, 2011
A federal judge ruled that "a fair appropriate public education does not require ... the District be able to prove that a student will not face future bullying...."