By The Understood Team
Three federal laws protect the rights of people with disabilities, which can include people with learning and attention issues. These laws are the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Find out which laws do what.
The Understood team is composed of passionate writers, editors and community moderators, many of whom have children with learning and attention issues.
Patricia H. Latham, J.D.
Jan 22, 2014
Jan 22, 2014
When Your Child Turns 18: Your Parental Rights
The Difference Between the Every Student Succeeds Act and No Child Left Behind
FERPA: Protecting Your Child’s Records
Disciplinary Problems: Your Child’s Legal Rights at School
ADA: Protecting Your Child’s Civil Rights
Important Safeguards for You and Your Child
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