Posts Tagged ‘Education’
Calculating Compensatory Education: Will Kids Ever Catch Up?
By: Ana Saragoza On March 16, 2020, the United States Department of Education (“ED”) issued boilerplate policy guidance in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, stating briefly that the Individualized Education Program (“IEP”) Team, in addition to the personnel responsible for providing a free appropriate public education (“FAPE”) to a student under Section 504, would be…Read More
The ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017: When Businesses are Prioritized Over Civil Rights
By: Marissa Ditkowsky A bill introduced in the House of Representatives that would alter the Americans with Disabilities Act enforcement policies for public accommodations owned by private entities is gaining traction. The bill has been marked up in committee, and is already receiving considerable support. The bill currently has 58 bipartisan co-sponsors. The trajectory for…Read More