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Ch 24: Foundations of SPED for Students with Emotional Impairments in Michigan

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This chapter on the foundations of special education for students with emotional impairments in Michigan is designed to help build your confidence before an important exam. We've included video and text lessons as well as quizzes that you can utilize 24 hours a day on any computer or mobile device.

Foundations of SPED for Students with Emotional Impairments in Michigan - Chapter Summary

In this interesting chapter, our professional instructors outline the special education foundations utilized in the state of Michigan for students with emotional impairments. Some of these include the Rehabilitation Act Section 504, the Education for All Handicapped Children Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The Assistive Technology Act of 1998 is also covered here. These lessons will help you with the following learning objectives:

  • Detail the philosophy of special education designed for students with emotional impairments
  • Discuss the policy issues associated with emotional impairments
  • Outline the judicial, education and legal systems that serve these students
  • Identify the legal issues and standards related to the education of students with emotional impairments
  • Describe the rights of special education students and parents
  • Explain the Constitutional rights of students and parents in educational settings
  • Define the procedural safeguards set forth in IDEA
  • Detail the federal and state guidelines in Michigan for the education of students with emotional impairments

Our collection of engaging video and text lessons lays out these concepts in an uncomplicated and mobile-friendly format. We've ensured you can study at your leisure and at your own pace as you complete the chapter. Keep tabs on your progress in the Dashboard and submit any questions that come up along the way for one of our instructors to answer.

8 Lessons in Chapter 24: Foundations of SPED for Students with Emotional Impairments in Michigan
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Rehabilitation Act Section 504: Accommodations & Regulations

1. Rehabilitation Act Section 504: Accommodations & Regulations

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability. Read on to learn how Section 504 affects employers, students and teachers in companies and schools.

Education for All Handicapped Children Act: Summary & Impact

2. Education for All Handicapped Children Act: Summary & Impact

With all the different types of people out there, how do we make sure that every child gets a good education? In this lesson, we'll examine one of the laws that tries to answer that question: the Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975.

What is the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990? - History & Accessibility Guidelines

3. What is the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990? - History & Accessibility Guidelines

What is the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990? Learn about the ADA's history, the individuals it protects, the accessibility guidelines, as well as how the disability movement ensured the passing of this important legislation.

Assistive Technology Act of 1998

4. Assistive Technology Act of 1998

The Assistive Technology Act of 1998 forever changed assistive technology for individuals with disabilities, especially for our exceptional students. Discover in this lesson why the Assistive Technology Act of 1998 was so groundbreaking, and then test your knowledge with a quiz.

Legal Standards & Issues in the Education of Students with Emotional Impairments

5. Legal Standards & Issues in the Education of Students with Emotional Impairments

Do you know the specific legal standards that apply to your students with emotional impairments? This lesson explores those legal standards as well as some issues that arise in implementation.

Special Education Parent & Student Rights

6. Special Education Parent & Student Rights

Special education students and their parents have unique needs. This lesson will explore the rights of special needs students and their parents and will end with a short quiz to see what you have learned.

Constitutional Rights of Students & Parents in Educational Settings

7. Constitutional Rights of Students & Parents in Educational Settings

As Americans, our government guarantees us certain rights regardless of age, religion, gender, race, and disabilities. In this lesson, we'll discuss some of the rights held by students and parents within a school setting.

Special Education Procedural Safeguards: IDEA & Explanation

8. Special Education Procedural Safeguards: IDEA & Explanation

IDEA regulations include a set of procedural safeguards designed to protect the rights of children with disabilities, their parents, and the involved agencies. This lesson explores the most important safeguards afforded to families under IDEA.

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