(2017, October) | Useful to Parent Centers and special education administrators in keeping up to date with guidance from the U.S. Department of Education. As of October 2, 2017, the U.S. Department of Education has withdrawn 72 guidance documents as part of the Trump administration’s efforts to do away with “unnecessary regulatory burdens.” The rescinding […]
Rehabilitation Services Administration
On July 22, 2014 the President signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), which replaces the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. In this resource page by the Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) you’ll find information related to the Rehabilitation Act programs amended under title IV of WIOA. http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/rsa/wioa-reauthorization.html.
This guidance, issued on November 12, 2014, by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights and Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, together with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, addresses the rights of public elementary and secondary students with hearing, vision, or speech disabilities to effective communication. The guidance, in […]