504 plans

The Difference Between IEPs and 504 Plans

By The Understood Team

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I've been told a student can not meet eligibility for special education AND 504 simultaneously.  If the student no longer meets eligibility for special education services then they may be 504.  

TexasSLP 5 days ago

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