The Legal Foundations of Special Education summarizes landmark court cases and provides an overview of the most influential laws affecting special education services, including the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), its 2004 reauthorization, and the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB).
Highlights of this helpful guide to special education law include:
o Key vocabulary terms
o Summaries of the court cases and laws that affect every general and special educator
o A pre-test and post-test to help readers assess their understanding of current legal terms and practices
This book is also available as part of: A Practical Approach to Special Education for Every Teacher: The 13-Book Collection
This collection equips educators with practical knowledge and methods that will help them to better engage students in exploring - and meeting - their fullest potential.