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White House: Schools Must Open Sports to Students with Disabilities

January 25, 2013
Source: USA Today

In a letter to schools, Acting Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Seth Galanter of the Department of Education says schools should provide "reasonable modifications" to allow disabled students to participate for instance, providing a deaf track athlete with a flashing light that goes off simultaneously with the starter pistol that others hear.

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http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/01/24/disabilities-high-school-sports/1862105/


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