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U.S. Department of Education Issues Final Regulations on Equity in IDEA
December 12, 2016
Source: U.S. Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education has made available to the public final regulations under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), aimed at promoting equity by targeting widespread disparities in the treatment of students of color with disabilities. The regulations address a number of issues related to significant disproportionality in the identification, placement, and discipline of students with disabilities based on race or ethnicity.
Learn more about the IDEA final regulations at https://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/fact-sheet-equity-idea
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