What quality of education special needs students here in California receive can be affected by many things. This includes how the state’s schools act when it comes to special education programs and matters specific to special needs students, such as matters related to IEPs. Students with disabilities could be greatly disadvantaged when schools fail to act appropriately on this front.
Many issues can end up being major ones in an individualized education program for a child with disabilities. Among these are behavior issues.
One of the key federal laws when it comes to special education is the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. IDEA gives certain rights to special needs students, including the right to a public education that is appropriate and free. There are a variety of rules placed on schools by this law in regards to these rights. So, legal issues related to IDEA are among the major issues that can come up for parents of children with disabilities.