How Well Do You Know Special-Ed Law?

Schools don’t always follow the law when providing accommodations for children protected under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Section 504 of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Do you know which special-education services children with ADHD and LD are entitled to? Test your knowledge here.

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Teachers cannot decide whether they will implement an IEP or 504 Plan, or whether they will teach a student with a disability like ADHD.

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True. If a student has an IEP or a 504 Plan, the school staff is required to implement it. Further, teachers can’t refuse to have a student with a disability in their class. It is illegal, just as it would be for them to refuse to teach a student based on race or religion.