Summary of IDEA, NCLB, ADA, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
Using the information from the readings for this week, prepare a three- to four-page written paper summarizing IDEA, NCLB, ADA, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Discuss the following elements:
The purpose or main function of each law and how they relate to special education in public schools
- The six principles of IDEA
- The six principles of NCLB
- The important elements of Section 504 and ADA. Discuss the difference between Section 504 and IDEA
- The significance of educators having knowledge of these laws when educating students with disabilities
- Please use at least three scholarly sources along side the text.