Chapter 1: The Purpose And Promise Of Special Education
What % of the population ages 6-17 are children w/ disabilities served in special ed programs?
In what Supreme Court case did the court rule that all children w/ intellectual disabilities were entitled to a free, appropriate public education?
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
Under IDEA, what children are entitled to a free appropriate public education?
all children with disabilities-regardless of the type or severity
What is special education purposely deigned to do for students with disabilities?
to prevent, eliminate, and/or overcome the obstacles that might keep a child with disabilities from learning and from full active participation in school
In regards to disciple, what is the appropriate procedure for s a students misbehavior and how does that compare to procedures for non-disabled students?
If approved by the IEP team, the disabled student will get the same punishment as a non-disabled student, unless it was caused by the disability. If they inflict pain, or harm others, they will be sent to an alternative school for 45 days, regardless of the cause.
Almost half of the students who receive special education services qualify under which category?