Nebraska's Tool Kit for Systems Involved in the Education of Students in Out-of-Home Care

Tool A-3
Related Information/Links

Part Six: Diverse Student Populations
Section A. Students with Disabilities/Section 504


The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Students with Disabilities/Section 504. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.

Documents


Civil Rights of Students with Hidden Disabilities Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Source: United States Department of Education - Office for Civil Rights – January, 1995)
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/hq5269.html

Frequently Asked Questions on 504 Plans by Parents
(Source: United States Department of Education – Office of Civil Rights – 2009)
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/504faq.html

JJ / SE Shared Agenda: Tools for Promoting Educational Success and Reducing Delinquency
(Source: National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDE) and National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) – January, 2007)
http://www.edjj.org/focus/prevention/JJ-SE.htm

Make a Difference in a Child's Life: A Manual for Helping Children and Youth Get What They Need in School – Advocating for Children and Youth Who are Out of Home or in Foster Care
(Source: TeamChild and Casey Family Programs Foundation – August, 2006)
http://www.ncsl.org/print/cyf/foster_care_education.pdf

Parent's Guide to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
(Source: Poway Unified School District, San Diego, California)
http://www.powayusd.com/PUSDWVHS/Counseling/docs/A%20Parents%20Guide%20to%20Section%20504.pdf

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
(Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services – Office for Civil Rights – 2006)
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/civilrights/resources/factsheets/504.pdf

Verification Guidelines for Children with Disabilities Technical Assistance Document
(Source: Nebraska Department of Education – September, 2008)
http://www.education.ne.gov/sped/technicalassist/verificationguidelines.pdf


 

Nebraska Websites


Building Bright Futures
http://www.buildingbrightfutures.net/

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
http://www.nebraskachildren.org/

Nebraska Department of Education
http://www.education.ne.gov/

Nebraska Department of Education – Special Education Office
http://www.education.ne.gov/sped/index.html

Parent Training Institute (PTI) – Nebraska
http://pti-nebraska.org/

 

National Websites


American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education
http://www.abanet.org/child/education/

Casey Family Programs
http://www.casey.org/

Mountain Plains Regional Resource Center
http://www.rrcprogram.org/mprrc

National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/default.php

PACER Center, Inc. – Juvenile Justice Program (Minnesota)
http://www.pacer.org/jj/

Pennsylvania Education Law Center
http://www.nrcyd.ou.edu/

TeamChild (Washington)
http://www.teamchild.org/

United States Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences' Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

United States Department of Education – Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) – National Center on Education, Disability and Juvenile Justice (EDJJ)
http://www.edjj.org/

 

 

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