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8 chapters in Education 105: Special Education History & Law

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Ch 1. Fundamentals of Special Education Law {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221447].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - History of Disability Discrimination in American Schools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Civil Rights of Americans with Disabilities: Judicial & Legislative Victories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Americans with Disabilities Act: Provisions & Impact on Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142946].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142946].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - PARC v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1972: Summary & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48589].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48589].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Board of Education of the Hendrick Hudson Central School District v. Rowley in 1982 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Mills v. Board of Education of District of Columbia: Summary & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219419].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219419].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Irving Independent School District v. Tatro in 1984 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Honig v. Doe: Summary & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Education for All Handicapped Children Act: Summary & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Rehabilitation Act Section 504: Accommodations & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - What Are Section 504 Regulations & Accommodations in Public Schools? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21183].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21183].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Constitutional Rights of Students & Parents in Educational Settings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - What is the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990? - History & Accessibility Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Assistive Technology Act of 1998 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Special Education Qualifications {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221451].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Federal Disability Categories for Special Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48191].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48191].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How Students Qualify for Special Education Services Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21184].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21184].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Differences Between IEPs & 504 Plans Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What Is Response to Intervention (RTI)? - Tiers & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21186].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21186].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Dissecting the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221453].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - IDEA: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act - History and Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2645].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2645].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - IDEA: Parts A, B, C & D Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) in Special Education: Definition & Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Special Education Procedural Safeguards: IDEA & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Understanding Individualized Education Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221455].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Individualized Education Plan (IEP): Function, Purpose & Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21182].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21182].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Components of a Legally-Defensible Individualized Education Program Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Read an IEP Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162013].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162013].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is an IEP Team? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162011].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162011].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - IFSP vs. IEP: Similarities & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Managing Disciplinary & Behavioral Issues {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221457].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Disciplinary Problems in the Classroom: Types & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Disciplinary Cycle for Students with Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Behavior Intervention Plan: Definition & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Functional Behavior Assessment: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[173067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Recent Trends in Special Education {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[221459].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Current Trends in Special Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - No Child Left Behind & Special Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Every Student Succeeds & Special Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219655].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[219655].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Mainstreaming vs. Inclusion in Special Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Assistive Technology for Disabled Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Co-Teaching: Benefits & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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