Understanding Special Education Law

Updated September 07, 2022

Course Summary

This course is designed to help teachers better understand special education law. Engaging lessons provide you with the knowledge and ability to address student needs as they relate to their civil rights, classroom accommodations and learning outcomes.

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Lesson Sample

The Civil Rights of Americans with Disabilities: Judicial & Legislative Victories

Understanding Special Education Law 16K views 7 min

About this course:

3 hours of educational videos

31 self-paced lessons

7 practice tests

Expert Contributor: Jennifer Williams

Jennifer has taught various courses in U.S. Government, Criminal Law, Business, Public Administration and Ethics and has an MPA and a JD.

6 chapters in Understanding Special Education Law

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Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
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  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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The Civil Rights of Americans with Disabilities: Judicial & Legislative Victories Video  Take Quiz
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Americans with Disabilities Act: Provisions & Impact on Education Video  Take Quiz
Board of Education of the Hendrick Hudson Central School District v. Rowley in 1982 Video  Take Quiz
Mills v. Board of Education of District of Columbia: Summary & Significance Video  Take Quiz
Honig v. Doe: Summary & Significance Video  Take Quiz
Education for All Handicapped Children Act: Summary & Impact Video  Take Quiz
What Are Section 504 Regulations & Accommodations in Public Schools? Video  Take Quiz
Constitutional Rights of Students & Parents in Educational Settings Video  Take Quiz
ADA & Private Schools Text Lesson  Take Quiz

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